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Monday, January 10, 2011

Gothic Arch Challenge..... theme Faeries

The challenge at the Gothic arch is faeries. So you know I had to make something wonderful for that ... I made a fabric collage.
This one is made from old jeans, burlap, pretty cotton and an transferred image,  which I played with to get the wings... I added vintage paper flowers , shell buttons and made a fabric flower and a faerie charm to just add that last piece of whimsy...

They are very addictive and it was fun going through my stash of trims..but I needed to add to it, was getting a bit low  ( well that's my story and I'm sticking to it).... so I  went out at the weekend looking for vintage  crochet doilies....( it's was hard job but someone needed to do it!)....  I found some.... and I'm itching to go back to get more.... but guess what?

We are snowed in today so I will have to wait..... I 'pose I'll just have to go back to the sewing machines and make more  make more collages.  LOL


Jann said...

What a wonderful idea for a Gothic Arch! This is lovely!

Debby said...

What a beautiful arch you have created.

Effie said...

A great arch.. lovely to see some textile art!

Anne (cornucopia) said...

Wonderful idea!

Andrea said...

oh wow, this is gorgeous - wonderful idea, so special

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