Sometimes, I ask myself, do I feel that time is LOST when I use so much of it to stitch? Or, do I think that time is saved? Answer: When I am lucky enough to spend an entire day with stitching, I never feel that time has been lost.
Time is my main material.
Shown: the back of Cross My Heart when I just started it. The front is a grid of overdyed linen squares layered on a piece of dyed velvet.
I remember debating about which side I preferred. The finished front here.