Saturday, July 21, 2007

Singing bird embroidery



I'm embroidering the series of ink birdies I made last month.
This is the first one, made into a pillow.
This has been the most time consuming embroidery project I've done so far
and it was totally worth the time put into it.
I used a single thread in order to have more detail.
The fabric for the pillow is a heavy linen/cotton blend I really love.

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12 Lovely Comments:

Blogger Carlene said...

Just incredible! I just love those ink drawings; your attention to detail (drawing and embroidery) is amazing.

7/21/2007 5:25 PM  
Blogger Amy said...

When I saw the drawings of your birds on flickr, I thought that they would great for embroidering! Beautiful, I love it :)...welcome back.

7/21/2007 8:15 PM  
Blogger life in yonder said...

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7/22/2007 4:43 AM  
Blogger life in yonder said...

The bird is beautiful in ink, but no doubt even more beautiful when stitched. I am happy you back again. Look forward to see what you will present us with this fall. Anne Marie

7/22/2007 4:49 AM  
Blogger Paola said...

Qué bueno que regresaste!!!
Tus pajaritos realmente merecían el esfuerzo y la dedicación! Me gusta mucho el resultado final :)

7/22/2007 5:38 AM  
Blogger studio lolo said...

You could market these...they're wonderful!! Welcome back :)

7/22/2007 7:14 AM  
Blogger Anina said...

So beautiful! I'm making a new duvet cover for our bed and you are really inspiring me to embroider the top edge with something.

7/22/2007 8:38 AM  
Anonymous Piper said...

i am so happy i landed
on your blog one day.
your work is wonderful
and so inspiring,
and i need that,
so thank you for sharing!

7/22/2007 3:00 PM  
Blogger Monica said...

Your illustrations are always amazing and your embroidery is just gorgeous!

7/22/2007 3:37 PM  
Blogger Lesley said...

What a gorgeous project. Your pillow is truely stunning. Love it!

7/27/2007 1:54 AM  
Blogger Fábio Carvalho said...

So so very ultra cute! congrats!
parabéns pelo lindo trabalho.
abraços // hugs
Fábio

11/29/2012 2:43 AM  
Blogger Binkydl said...

I would love to buy the singing song bird embroidery pattern. :-)

6/15/2014 12:03 PM  

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