6Re: First attempt- Lab 1
- May 9, 2011You did well! Looks as if you used different strip width which adds interest.
I'm just zig-zagging the edges on mine.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Joanne Nolt <joannesquilts@...> wrote:
> I having some trouble navigating the process of the computer stuff. I did add my
> photo. I just used a straight weave and added the fusible after, but since I
> really don't want to use it I don't want to go to all the trouble of stitching.
> I am going to give the curve a try as it is much more interesting. Joanne
> From: jessequilts <quiltlegacy@...>
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> Sent: Sat, May 7, 2011 12:40:19 PM
> Subject: [artquiltlab] First attempt- Lab 1
> An album with 5 photos of my first woven piece has been posted. I chose the
> curved weaving option, and applied fusible to the backs of the two squares
> before cutting them. This allowed me to work with the fabrics facing front, so
> was easier to see how the design was progressing. The piece is fused to batting
> now, and I'll add stitching. Will also try the method of adding fusible
> stabilizer after weaving, and maybe the exercise of using a different fabric for
> each strip.
> I like the method I used... the strips had some weight to them, and were easy to
> shift around to tighten the corners. Fun stuff.
> You can make an album of your own, or add photos to the one I began.
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