Sunday, January 15, 2012

Another day in slice-n-dice-ville

Done for another day. I basically don't like what I did and I am not looking for compliments in some passive aggressive way. I DO like this one and will probably make it into a stand alone piece.
I just need to find a way to knock back the orange. Time will tell. These are the other three.


I WAS listening to a pretty good book on MP3 which covered both days so it wasn't a complete waste of time.

6 comments:

  1. it's funny how we all see things with different eyes. I love the last two pieces - especially the second to last with the shoot in the middle - so much potential - what will it be? a beautiful flower, a potato vine, the beginning of a new redwood which will be here long after our children's children are gone? - so much future tense in that one!

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  2. I love the center of the blocks but I think you took the easy way out by simply framing them. It took the power out of them.

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  3. What do you mean, "knock back the orange?" Embrace it! Add another round of orange.

    Which units do you not like? And what bothers you?

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  4. I am a color family person. I like a TOUCH of yellowy orange to go with my color family green, turquoise, blue, and purple like THAT was a secret. As Judith saw right through me, I just got lazy at the end. I liked the top block because of the very thin slices. I do improvisational quilts frequently but they are large with lots of heavy quilting. Maybe I just didn't like using commercial fabric although god knows I will never use it in a quilt so why not put it to good use in this exercise. I probably got lazy because I am in the midst of trying something new that I am excited about. Judith is quilting one of her pieces here today and I am finishing a quilt that stopped me and has been sitting in the corner for almost a year. I am hours from finishing it and working on it today.

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  5. You don´t like what you did??? I think you need a break. And check again later. It is really gorgeous. Please continue!

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