Image of 'tear and repair', an art piece composed of scrap strips of textile hand-stitched to a linen backing
Giova Brusa - An embroidered heart, sewn to a piece of Liberty fabric, sewn to an old piece stitched throughout. Old piece of lace hand dyed, and a silk ribbon
Hearts ~ hand-stitched and embroidered on antique pieces of French linen which have been dyed, and stitched to a heavy vintage Japanese cloth by Colette Copeland
Textile Collage Strippy by Mandy Patullo ''It is a collage of tiny bits of fabric and other found textile scraps which are almost invisibly sewn together . The composition and colour have been carefully controlled to provide I hope a charming and perfectly composed whole. I spend a great deal of time trying to get it absolutely right in terms of the edges, boundaries , shapes and textures and stitched marks. A bit like painting with fabric!''
Need an easy way to use up those fabric scraps? Making a quilt using free-pieced strips is a great way to bust through your scrap bins. Quilter and blogger Nicole Neblett of Mama Loves Quilts shows us how!
egyptian assuit: (a textile marrying cotton or linen mesh with small strips of metal) circa 1920
Luxuriously textured hand-hammered links pair with multiple strands of slinky black chains in a standalone necklace that creates the look and feel of an artfully composed mixed-media piece within a refined metallic palette. Color(s): gold, silver. $98.00
Textile art hand embroidered image of stone by yarnsandfabrics, £325.00
I simply drew an outline of a rainbow on a big sheet of paper, cut lots of strips of colored construction paper, had James tear the strips up (GREAT fine motor activity) and glue the torn bits onto the outline.
"paper scrap strips that are cut a quarter of an inch wide and woven through slits I made in the cardstock"
pretty migration a tiny embroidered flock of bird brooches to inspire you in your gift making of textile jewellery folk art boho style fabric scrap project Елена Пинталь
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Check out the microbiology-inspired quilts and textile art of Karen Kamenetzky. Hand-stitched explorations of the microscopic world? Yes, please.
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DIY cheap large wall art! Take a shower curtain and build a simple wood backing- turns it in to a really cheap LARGE piece of wall art!
i can do this.
5 minute craft-I used an old Enfamil formula tub, tacky glue, and a scrap piece of scrap book paper to make a storage container. (Nail polish, cotton balls, q tips, hair bows, etc)
Hot glue pine cones to a styrofoam wreath and tie with a scrap piece of fabric.
Hayburn & Co beautiful white, sand, and linen color scheme with a lovely banquette backing up to an island.
Screw some hinges on the backing and add a piece of tape magnet for closure. Such a smart way to change out the art from the kids. Cool
use paper scraps and glue/attach to a backing piece of paper. Then, cut a shape for a card front out of it. (or cut a shape out of a card front with the Cameo, and back the space with your scrap papers.)
Make instant art: Paste an oversize scrap (or several smaller remnants) to a wall and frame it with molding.
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Tri-Color Cockade: not only an accessory or piece of art, but a symbol of the French Revolution. With all the fighting and brutality that took place, the symbol had to be worn and stitched to garments. If the symbol was not worn, there was a chance you could be killed.
Scrap Paper Wall Art... I may have to try this. I have an endless supply of colorful scrap paper, lol (:
Circle trees are pretty popular right now. They are a fun way to add a little spunk to a room and are really great for teenagers! This particular piece of art was made from a painted scrap of wood, recycled denim and scrap fabric. Ready to see how? First, let me show you where IRead More »
Designer Caitlin Mociun brings her vivid sense of color and one-of-a-kind artistry to a hand-forged necklace with a four-stone pendant-composed of an emerald-cut sapphire, a trillion-cut sapphire, a bicolor sapphire and a single glimmering $3,365.00
Modge Podge scrap book paper onto an old bottle of any size or shape - now you have a Beautiful Piece of Art.