I mentioned to some of you about the workshop I did with Lou Gardiner last weekend. Here is the link to the video about her
and also her website is http://www.lougardiner.co.uk.
Looking forward to seeing how this blog works out and sharing our thought and ideas as the month goes by! I will add my finished Heartlands piece once it has its borders on!
|The winding cable|
|Stitching based on winding cable|
|The map of the tin mines under Heartlands|
|Stitching inspired by underground map of mines|
|Rusty stains running down a wall inside the winding house|
|Stitching inspired by rusty marks|
|Rusty old tank|
|Stitching inspired by the rusty tank. I was pleased to incorporate anew technique on tis piece, that I was introduced to by Lou Gardiner at a workshop the previous weekend.|
|Close up of the metal cage that used to take miners down into the mine|
|I used the structure of the cage to create a piece that I could drop the other images into|