lines and colors: Cayce Zavaglia creates her portraits in a novel variation on the time honored traditions of tapestry, using crewel embroidery wool in a method in which the direction of the threads are not blended into a uniform pattern, but given direction within the creation of the form — like brushstrokes, producing a much more “painterly” (“threaderly”?) surface.
Make an ear bud case using this sweet owl pattern. This is a simple sewing project suitable for beginners who want to work with wool felt and embroidery thread. (scheduled via http://www.tailwindapp.com?utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=twpin&utm_content=post22364600&utm_campaign=scheduler_attribution)
"I think this bird has been really well recreated in felt, and the body is in very good proportion. I like how they have used wool thread to add detail on the wing, and I like how they have used a bead for the eye to give the bird character."