I have been awake since 3am, with new ideas for buttons, and in the end after tossing and turning for an hour, I decided to just get up and make them - I never realised how quiet and peaceful the house is at 4am, I was able to draw and paint with no interruptions!
These are my Spotty Spring Flowers
and these are my Naive Spring flowers -
and then I had a little try at making Lavender - I'm quite pleased with the result
A week ago I gave you a sneak peak at my new Christmas stitchery Be Joyful - here is the complete picture- it is very simple but I love the swirly branches. I tried putting tiny buttons and beads scattered on the branch tips but each time it just took away from the prettiness of the tree. Anyone who stitches it can of course embellish to their hearts content, but for me, I like it simple.
Blogging will continue - I can't go for a week without my computer - and while my store is still open, no orders will be filled until I return,