Monday, August 02, 2010

stitching on stitching

stitch resist with indigo dyed cotton , stitched again with white cotton


Michelle Walker has written an excellent research paper about Japanese Sashiko Textiles that accompanies the exhibit currently touring the UK. It is a free download, and didn't take long even with my dial up.


Click here, then click on Michelle Walker's document.

9 comments:

  1. I could get very lost in all that stitching....

    splendid.

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  2. It's a beautiful texture! Would love to be that patient to do this stitching :)

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  3. this textile is absolutely amazing. i'm stunned.

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  4. your stitching on top of stitching is just amazing!

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  5. Oh, Judy, I love todays piece. Looks as if you love working on it too.

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  6. lynda Howells6:11 pm

    love your work. Just thought l would let you know that l have subscribed to your blog, so l never miss any of your work. Waving from Putney in London, UKx
    http://tryingtocreatearteveryday.blogspot.com is my Art and Craft blog
    and my everyday photo dairy is at
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    xxenjoyxlynda

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  7. nice to see this coming together.

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  8. This piece is so amazing. It is so serene and the stitching is incredible.

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Thank you for taking the time to connect. Much appreciated.xx