Wednesday, February 22, 2012

TAST 12 - week 8 - chain stitch

Week8 stitch is chain stitch. Though we learned this stitch from childhood, didnt explore much.
Here is my attempt to complete the design only in chain stitch.
It is done on cotton silk material, with embroidery floss.

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Sunday, February 19, 2012

Attempt on abstracts ...

My new painting is kind of abstract and full of colors :)
I was trying to use my leftover paints(acrylic) but couldnt :(

Thursday, February 16, 2012

TAST 12 - week 7 - detached chain stitch

Here are some of the samples where lazy daisy stitch is used.

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Thursday, February 9, 2012

More madhubani -- fish

Whenever I am in dilemma what to do , in drawing class, I choose a madhubani.
Or after I am done with a painting which took more time than I prefer :)

Here is another attempt. There are multiple fishes and mostly has black lines. Colors seems to be subtle and english which I love.

I washed the paper with light ochre, to give that antique look :)

TAST 12 - week 6 - chevron stitch

Here is my attempt on chevron stitch.
I used this stitch to do the neckline of my cotton silk tunic top. I used anchor 3 strands.
I used tulip stitch along with chevron.

Here it is ...

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