I love to create. Often I just create a big mess. Occasionally I create something useful. On rare occasions I get really really excited. I love old buildings, especially old ruins and when I remember to take my camera out with me, I share photos.
Monday, January 09, 2012
This is the other project thatI started this week. It measures 27cm wide and is randomly (and not so straightly) joined from scraps of denim, linen and cotton. I have pinned some pieces of old lace and a few bits of wool felt with a view to embellishing. I hope the sampler will represent my ancestors in some way. The final piece will be attached to a pianola roll - (I bought those years ago especially for this project and forgot where I put them, they re-surfaced whilst I was looking for something else recently.) We never owned a pianola but did have an upright piano, violin, multiple brass band instruments and a piano accordian. I never learned how to play any of them, I don't seem to 'hear' what everyone else does. I was in the school choir but was told to mime........