365 Project - Day 154
As I put the finishing touches of french knots around the cardinal's notes, I thank one of you for requesting that I not "cover up the bird's song".
Orange sun rays have been added around the checkered button. You can see that I am beginning to add more french knots and satin stitches in the blank areas.
And, there is even more layering of buttons in each cluster:
As mentioned in my last post, the gaps between the colors is closing in:
My next post on this project will be Day 182 - that will be the halfway mark!
365 PROJECT - Buttons & Stitches - DAY 154
I am linking up with Kathy for some Slow Sunday Stitching - join me and check out the projects that others are working on.
A reminder about my inspiration for 2018:
Last year, I followed Ashley Hackshaw AKA Lil Blue Boo with her One Year of Stitches and Buttons - Embroidery Hoop 365 Project and Sara Barnes - Brown Paper Bag's One Year of Stitches as Seen Through One's Embroidery Hoop projects.
Progress continues on the T-Shirt Quilt.
The 'new simple' technique of using an 'On Point" fusible grid from Crooked Nickel Quilt Designs has made this project a reality.
I am using a pattern from Lisa Maki's
This project is a gift so I will show more photos after the quilt is presented.
Have you started on any summer projects, yet?