December 3, 2012

Birds do it...

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Well, here it is Monday, and we begin again. :)



  Orchard Oriole background Kit Lang

I started with a hand dye...


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...and then some slubbed silk and my painted paper towels (why not combine them I say!?)...


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And I made a branch.


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Of course, branches need leaves...


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So I made some of them too.

A bird begins on Wednesday!

Kit 120

9 comments:

  1. yes - why not combine them all (paper, fabric, paper towels)? It all works!

    H

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  2. How fun! I've never seen painted paper towels used! I'm looking forward to seeing more.

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  3. Oh, yes, just became your newest follower! Have a productive week...

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  4. Man, I love your colour sense, Kit! It's looking great so far!

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  5. So neat!! I love the leaves! Thanks for sharing.

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  6. I love how you did the first bird. It'll be fun to see this one develop. Are you using the same tiny feather technique?

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  7. I love the way you stitched on the leaves making it look like a central vein. Very creative!!

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  8. omg
    I am so proud of you! KIT - you are the ONLY PERSON I have ever seen make a branch GREY. It is true - tree bark is very rarely chocolate brown. WHY do we color tree trunks brown!? Gosh - even on the kid's cartoons... It makes me mental that people don't LOOK.
    (my other pet peeve is crumbs on the kitchen floor. Don't get me started. lol)
    : )

    ~Monika

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  9. Thank you for commenting on my blog, Kit. I always enjoy visiting your blog. Your work is very unique.

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