Painted repurposed cereal box leaf with fabric address.
Photo copy of back displayed on left.
My 3 entries into the Courtyard Gallery's 5th Annual International "Anything Goes...Everything Shows!" Mail Art Exhibit were very "safe" pieces of Mail Art. However, after viewing the show, next year I will be much more daring. Look for other entry photos in future posts.
Quilted Fabric Art Post Card with photo copy of back above.
I have mailed out MANY Quilted Art Post Cards over the years to friends and family.
While visiting my favorite daughter, we spent time at a beading shop where I picked out some unique purple stones and arranged them and my daughter assembled them for me. What fun to be creative together.
Instead of merely ending a seam using a scrap of fabric to collect the threads ~ I call that a "Mouse" ~ I use remnants from the batik bin to catch the threads, sew a short seam and after 4 times, they create these Free Style Cobblestone blocks that go into my stash for another creative adventure.
Christ centered residential school for teens is the purpose of New Direction Farm where this Quilted ARt Leaf Bowl is going to be in there rustic gift shop which helps support the Farm. GREAT program and as the verse states ~
" With God All Things Are Possible"
Since hubby insisted on cutting up the pile of wood to burn this Winter that I had enjoyed using for backgrounds for my art, I headed for the woods on our property and found this interesting old stump and limb. It is perfect to showcase this latest fun blue fabric Art Bowl that highlights Philippians 4:13 ~ " I can do all things through Christ which strengthens me. "
On their way to the local Neo Natal Unit, these two Preemie Quilts would work well for twin boys or girls. The leaping cat fabric adds a touch of whimsy. I'm praying they will be a blessing to the parents of two little ones.
#33 Siesta Scripture Memory Verse:
Deuteronomy 32:5 NIV
"However, the LORD your God would not listen to Balaam but turned the curse into a blessing for you, because the LORD your God loves you. "