Tuesday, April 23, 2013

A Collaboration - From the Archive

This crafty lull seems like a perfect time to share some work from my past with you.  I know I'm all about knitting right now.  And most of you came to me because of my crochet tutorials and handbag pattern.  What may surprise you is that I lovelovelove embroidery.  LOVOOOVOOVOVOVVE.

Back in 2008, a former craft blogger Ruby Crowned Kinglet and I started a ... thing ... that we named A Collaboration.  Follow that link to read our correspondence leading up to the agreement to do a weekly project where my husband would pick words that she and I would interpret in embroidery.

I was very excited about the whole thing.  I loved Stephanie.  She and I had very similar senses of humor.  And the things she made, well, they blew me away.  I was dazzled to be a part of something with her .

It was amazing, but like many things on the internet (and in real life), it eventually fizzled out.  That was sad, but I still have some amazing embroidery to show for it.  I'll start posting it tomorrow.

You can see Stephanie's posted contributions to the project here, here, and here
3 Comments leave a comment

Gwen Flanagan said ...
Too bad Stephanie stopped blogging, she was interesting. I liked her eye for detail in her photos.
As for the Collaboration "notes" ..... Emailasaurus Rex!
4/25/2013 7:33 AM

Dee said ...
Beautiful work, fun sense of humor, kept me going from one page to another. Gentle breezes always and all ways! Dee
5/11/2013 12:41 PM
futuregirl replied ...
Dee ... Thank you!
6/9/2013 10:35 PM


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