Today, I sorted some of my UFOs out, pairing them with backing fabrics. Tis is the first piece I’ve backed, ready for mounting:
It’s a hand embroidered collage that I stitched last summer at Shrewsbury Folk Festival, so it takes me back to sunny days and a tankard of cider.
I’ve also been soaking various fabrics in soda ash, ready for painting on procion dye. I’m building up a good stash of soaked fabrics:
I managed a bit more hand stitching on my scroll too, crouching the long green straight stitches and adding some pink straight stitches: