I am really enjoying this time at home and just playing in the Studio. I have no major deadlines (for a little while) and so thought I would make some more workshop samples.
This piece of fabric has been hanging around for ever. I started to hand stitch it but didn't think it worked so unpicked the little bit I had done.
The fabric was painted with Sun Dyes and then overstamped with simple hand made stamp which was inspired by building embellishments in Italy. I know it is wonky but that's what I love about making your own stamps. This one was done in Wet & Grow but my Ezi Carve would have been just as easy.
I stamped them into a grid 4 x 4.
Opalescence paint lightly on a brayer - I rolled it carefully and lightly over the border section. I really like this effect.