Friday, March 14, 2014

A Sneak Preview

I've been very busy in the studio this week working on three different project. One of these projects has been preparing notes for a class that I have coming up later this year. Necessary but not satisfying work. One of the projects is a thread painting that I'm struggling with, a section of that is show below. 






















The other is finishing up the background for a thread painting I've been working, off and on, for quite some time.


Gail Sexton and I are collaborating on this piece. This is the second piece that we have worked on together. Gail is a fabulous quilter and my pieces are so much better with her as my partner. I am finishing up the image with beads and then adding the facing. The real challenge comes when adding the thread painting of my grandson. Hopefully that will happen this week and I will publish the finished project. Lots happening here come back soon.


As usual this post is linked to: www.ninamariesayre.blogspot.com


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7 comments:

  1. Gosh Marilyn.....I'd be proud to claim either of these projects......wonderful as always!

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  2. Stunning as always, Marilyn. The texture and contrast in the eyebrow pulls me right in.

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    1. I'm struggling with this one, but thanks anyway.

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  3. I am so anxious now to see what's coming up. Your work is always so wonderful---those eyebrows alone are to die for realistic! And the Connor piece almost finished--wooo hooo!

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  4. What a tantalizing tidbit to show! You're a tease!
    best, nadia

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  5. I love seeing your work in process, Marilyn. Plus I am still in awe of your ability to publish from your iPad!

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