Feb. 21

Done! I haven’t posted in awhile, so what’s been happening? I turned a bedroom into studio space,

Jan. 11

The assembled quilt has been loaded onto my A-1 longarm sewing machine. Not only will the stitching

Jan. 7

Before quilting- playing with position of flowers and butterfly on the painted background (the

Jan. 2

Added some paint to soften the edges between black border and color spots. I’m liking it! #butterfly

Dec. 20

Building a butterfly with fabric. The black fabric has fusible on it, which made it easier to cut

Dec. 14

My painted flower had a transparency problem. The background was showing through, especially the

Dec. 13

There’s a problem here-do you see it? (Painted flower from Andrea Brokenshire’s workshop and painted

Dec. 4

First steps...painting a background for a new quilt using my photo for reference. I’ve maintained

Nov. 25

Using a black and white photocopy enlargement underneath the fabric, I’ve painted the main

Nov. 19

The background begins! #artworkinprogress #paintedquilt #saqawip #susanpolansky