Whoo-Hoo! Today is my 100th published post!
|Little Stitch book by Christina Fairley Erickson
Hand-dyed wool/acrylic felt, hand stitched with hand-dyed and
commercial pearl cotton, embroidery floss and yarn
This week, I’ve been working mainly on finishing up some little hand-stitch samples which I’m making into books. It’s a bit different from my typical heavily machine stitched and freemotion quilted pieces, but they’ve been fun and relaxing. Here is my first book I’ve completed:
I’m still a little unhappy with my binding, but I think it may just require more practice to get it right. Since this was my first time to actually complete a hand-made book, I’m pretty happy with it.
|Binding of my book|
|Stitch sampler on cover- Running Stitch, Back Stitch,
French Knots, Seed Stitch, and Fly Stitch
|Running or Straight Stitch Sampler|
|Back Stitch Sampler|
|Seed Stitch Sampler|
|French Knot Sampler|
|Fly Stitch Sampler|