festival

the 35th annual international quilt festival starts tomorrow in houston.  on the way there, i’m going to swing by the airport to pick up a certain someone so she can see for herself why i was so taken by it last year… it is the festival for quilters, sewers, mixed-media artists and every combination thereof to attend…

in preparation, i’ve been making some atc’s (artist trading cards) to swap with other people i meet there.  since the cards are small (2.5″x3.5″) they don’t take much time to make, and are a good way to use up the bits and pieces of fabric, ribbon and printed images i’ve had lying around forever… random, but fun for the muses…

industrial interfacing base
industrial interfacing base
image printed on silk chiffon
image printed on silk chiffon
sewn image
sewn image
atc window box...
atc window box...
embellished
embellished
dimensionalized
dimensionalized
and critterized...
and critterized...

hope i can find some good trades… and inspiration along the way…

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5 thoughts on “festival

  1. dude! these are AMAZING! holy hell. i want a couple, i think we should start doing trades like pen pals. yes, we definitely should.

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