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Hand painted/stamped fabric, alphabet buttons.fat book 002 3

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Hand painted/printed background, organza layers, painted lace, painted aida, embroidery, beads.

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Hand painted/printed background, organza layers, painted lace, handmade clay embellishment.

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fat book-006Hand painted/stamped fabric, clay embellishment, handmade paper, organza, net, embroidery.

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Embroidery on evenweave fabric.

fat book-008 fat book-009 Hand painted fabric, dyed lace, metallic fabric scrap, net, clay medallion, embroidery.fat book-010Fabric scrap layers, handmade paper, embroidery.

fat book-011 fat book-012 Layers of sheer fabrics ad dyed lace, embroidery, hand made paper, beads on a corduroy background.fat book-013

fat book-014 fat book-015 Layers of sheer fabrics ad dyed lace, embroidery, hand made paper, beads on a corduroy background. fat book-016 Hand printed fabric, embroidery and beads on aida ribbon.

fat book-017 fat book-018 Leaf prints on fabric, sheer fabric layers [distressed], embroidery and beads.fat book-019

fat book-020 fat book-021Hand painted/printed background fabric, stumpwork faces.fat book-022


fat book-023 fat book-024A flower from a lace curtain, dyed and beaded.fat book-025Layers – dyed net curtain, a rectangle of screen curtain, a crazy patchwork ATC, embroidery. Stitched over with decorative machine stitching. fat book-026 fat book-027

Dyed lace and broderie anglaise, handmade paper, embroidery, red fabric, tweed fabric scraps.
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Vintage tablecloth, lace fabric, lace edging, beads, stitching. fat book-029 fat book-030 Dyed laces, a fabric photo print [my grandparents wedding day], vintage cloth covered buttons, fabric postcard [this postcard and paper fabric is available from my Spoonflower shop, embroidered and beaded braid.fat book-031Woven fabric strips [cut from my Spoonflower swatch edges]. The background fabric was also from there too. fat book-032 fat book-033 Fabric scraps with embroidery and beadsfat book-034

Hand painted/stamped background fabric, painted lace, decorative machine embroidery, fabric ATC [patchwork, embroidery and beads]

fat book-035 Leaf prints on fabric, sheer fabric layers, embroidery.fat book-036 - Copy fat book-037 - Copy fat book-038 - Copy fat book-039 Hand painted/stamped background fabric, painted lace, embroidery on evenweave fabric, beads. Some of the embroidery was done following along on the Take a stitch Tuesday challenge.fat book-040 Hand painted/stamped background fabric, transfer printed ribbon, decorative machine embroidery stitching, star ribbon, purchased butterfly.fat book-041 fat book-042 Hand painted/stamped fabric, dyed lace, beaded trim, embroidery.fat book-043 Hand painted/stamped fabric, embroidery and beads.fat book-045 fat book-046 Hand painted/stamped fabric. The ATC’s are from Australia, the work of  a fellow blogger at Bimbimbie. She regularly shows photos of birds, ones that we never see here in the UK.fat book-047 Hand painted/stamped fabric, handmade clay buttons, embroidery.fat book-048 fat book-049 Hand painted/stamped fabric, screen prints.fat book-050Hand painted/stamped fabric, sheer fabric layers, embroidery, clay flower. When I made the clay shape I put in holes so that I could sew it to fabric. fat book-051 fat book-052

Painted/stamped fabric, layered, dyed lace, art buttons, embroidery.
See my other blog for rolling stamp and art button tutorials.

 fat book-053Painted/stamped fabric, layered evenweave fabric, embroidery, beads. The embroidery was part of Take a stitch Tuesday challenge. fat book-054 fat book-055  Painted/stamped fabric, dyed laces, organza scrap, embroidery, handmade clay decoration.fat book-056

Painted/stamped fabric, dyed laces, sections of dyed net curtain, beads. fat book-057 fat book-058Painted/stamped fabric, dyed laces, sections of dyed net curtain, embroidery. fat book-059

Dyed laces, handmade paper under organza and metallic fabrics, embroidery. fat book-060 fat book-061

Embroidery on a vintage tablecloth. fat book-062 Embroidery on a vintage tablecloth, pens, lacefat book-063 fat book-064 Hand painted fabric was woven, machine embroidery, dyed lace, scrap of dyed net curtain, hand embroidery. fat book-065Layered dyed net curtain, sheer fabric scrap, handmade paper, tweed scrap, hand embroidery. Running stitch and chained bar [Tast 122] fat book-066 fat book-067 Printed fabric remnant, layered sheer fabric and net, gold work scrap [from Indian garment], embroidery.fat book-068Printed fabric remnant, layered sheers/net/metallics. Hand embroidery and beads. Tast 111 – zig zag coral stitch, running stitch, cross stitch. fat book-069

fat book-070Velvet background fabric, dyed lace, handmade paper, clay embellishment, embroidered brooch, stitching. fat book-071

Fine cord background, layers of sheer, net and metallic fabrics, embroidery and beads.
Take a stitch Tuesday 106, 107 – looped cretan stitch, beaded looped cretan stitch

fat book-072 fat book-073 Transfer printed fabric [ie paints and pencils used on paper and transferred to fabric by ironing], dyed laces, machine embroidery.fat book-074 Transfer printed fabric [ie paints and pencils used on paper and transferred to fabric by ironing], dyed laces, hand embroidery and beads.fat book-075 fat book-076

Fine cord background, layers of sheer, net and metallic fabrics, embroidery, sequins and beads.
Take a stitch Tuesday 109 – rice stitch
See pintangle.com for Take a stitch Tuesday

fat book-077 Painted/stamped background fabric, black plastic skeleton, patchwork skirt with machine embroidery, ribbon.fat book-078 fat book-079

Painted/stamped background fabric, organza scraps, plastic creepy crawlies under net, stitching.
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CFFC – Week 2 Photo

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

Week 2

I will be posting a photo for each week and you can pick a topic from the items or colors from the photo.

This week’s possible topics are truck, mural, octopus, whale, animal, painting, orange, black, water, lighthouse, ocean, vivid, vintage, blue, etc.  If you see other topics, you can use that too.  Just tell us what your topic is.

My photos for this week are

an octopus [Oceanographic Museum, Monaco]

black octopus  [Oceanographic Museum, Monaco]

water, sea creatures, green  [Oceanographic Museum, Monaco]

water, fish, green  [Oceanographic Museum, Monaco]

ocean, lighthouse [Seaburn]

vintage, black, baby-truck? [Beamish Museum]

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