Tuesday, 28 September 2010

My next two projects.

It has been a busy evening on the phone and computer making arrangements with my cousin in S. Africa for his visit at the end of October.
I shall be meeting his daughter, so tonight I started to make her a journal with some of the old Vollbrecht family photo's.  I shall be reprinting this photo tomorrow as I need to adjust the colour to make it more of a sepia tone.  The embellishment idea I got from Diane, thanks Di, it fits my theme well.
 For my cousin I have started a Hundertwasser style wall hanging, so will be busy over the next couple of weeks getting these finished.

I made this to wish someone good luck in their new job and posted it 2 weeks ago.  I think it must have got lost, as I haven't heard that it has arrived.
To make her dress,  I used a dressmaking pattern onto a card backing, which I coloured with distress inks and glimmer sprays,  then some additional stamping.

My brother flies out to India tomorrow, he is going to be filming the Commonwealth Games, I hope his accommodation isn't too bad!


Diane Kelsey said...

I cannot take credit for the flower design as I got the idea from Jillayne on A Fine Seam blog.

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ju-north said...

Love the variety of your work!

Jensters said...

Sharne this project is wonderful for your cousin's Daughter and she will love it....great wallhanging too...and as for that doll its so lovely and what a great gift for someone i just hope that it arrives late rather than them not get it!!