Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Work In Progress Wednesday - April 23

This week  I started sewing the pages for my TAST 2012 fabric book together. The first 5 pages are the beginning of my 13 page book. I sewed 2,6 mm beads between the pages, one by one. It’s time consuming, but I enjoy watching my book grow with every page I add.
Work In Progress Wednesday is a support group to encourage people to complete languishing projects, Works In Slow Progress or UFO’s.
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7 comments:

  1. The beads will be a lovely addition to your book. Maybe I need to join this Work in progress group - very slow progress in my case!

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  2. Beautiful! Every week, I find myself more eager than the last to follow the link you leave on pintangle to see what is new with your TAST book. (Seriously, I saw the note you left and thought, "Oh, goody!" as I clicked the link.) It is gorgeous!

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  3. Adding beads between the pages will give the structured stitches some 'air' so they don't get crushed.
    Every page is full of lovely details.

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  4. what a great idea to add the beads, the book looks lovely and the beads give it such a professional finish

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  5. The beads make a really nice addition to the book!

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  6. The book is looking gorgeous. May I ask what have you used to stiffen the pages? I have looked through you previous posts but don't seem to be able to find one in which you describe how you put a page together.

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    1. Thank you, Juno. I forgot to take photos when I was preparing the pages, so I didn't write about it. I used Vlieseline S80 for these pages, but I have use Pellon and Timtex in previous fabric book pages. Pellon and Vlieseline S80 are almost the same thickness. Hope this helps.

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