tatting lace, lace patterns, tatting shuttles shuttles, and other crafts.
Das Herz ist wunderschön!
Wonderful heart!!! :)
Thanks again :)
Wow, that is great practise for a lot of different techniques. It looks nice, but kind of like a face o.o`
Yes it does now that you mention it, all the picots are like lashes :)
Very, very cool!
Really beautiful heart. I love all the different elements that add a lot of visual interest. Call me crazy, but in the first picture outlined in green thread I see the face of the Grinch. In the second pic I don't see it so much, probably because the green blends more with the background. Would love the pattern.
Oh yea it does that is funny!
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I love the tally hearts.
Hmmmm, so interesting ! I saw that 'face' too ;-) In South India, there is a dance form called Kathakali, where there is elaborate face makeup & costume (with symbolism attached to colours, placement,form, etc). At first glance, I was reminded of it : https://www.google.co.in/search?q=kathakali+makeup&client=tablet-android-samsung&espv=1&tbm=isch&tbo=u&sboxchip=Images&source=univ&sa=X&ei=Dy_gVL4907e4BKG6gsgL&ved=0CB0QsAQ&biw=962&bih=601Trying to count the numerous techniques you've used .... JR, JK, SR, Tallies, encapsulation (?)! Besides the usual chains, picots, rings !!! Wow. Have I missed any ?
Oh, and 3 shuttles ? This is the one you mentioned, right ?
I think you got them all I had the inter part done then I saw your blog, and thought, I better finish it. I checked out the face and wow I see what you mean, I guess this gives way to a new project huh? I kind of liked the using of different techniques because it is so small and felt like it was not a chore to finish. I love the brown monster doily but not sure if I can make it :) it takes too much time hard to delegate and go on to something else.
I am in a similar frame of mind wrt large doily projects. I want to learn so many techniques, try out so many things, that starting a large project, howsoever tempting, is a no-no at present.I felt the same about using techniques in the heart projects, Carollyn ! They are so tiny, that one can easily experiment :-)
bel cuore stilizzato e colorato...brava
Thank you ;)
Gosh what a heart, you packed a lot of different techniques into it, totally a stunning and lovely heart.Well doneMargaret
So pretty. Love in a garden. Yes, good idea to use a lot of techniques on a small project so they're not too daunting.
Yes and the heart shape is good too, because you have to go back up the other side.
Very effective - phew but such a lot of work, sort of see a face but really flowers stand out the most.
Looking at Your heart I dream about cluny scarf......
Thank you so much!
This is a surprise!! I would call it: love for nature , ... Yes, very cool. I see a dragon fly in the middle!
Yes, you do you got it! I sent you those buttons and forgot the black seed beads.
That's a nice Valentine surprise! Lovely.