Sunday, 29 September 2013

THE BLUE TREE

The challenge at "Take a Word" this week is to make something with the colour blue.


Every so often I make something with textiles.  I belong to five textile groups, three of which have regular exhibitions, a good enough incentive to switch from paper to fabric, if only for a short while.

So take a textile walk today,

a walk along the path




past the meadow




to see the pretty blue flowers




then through the forest




to see the Blue Tree.




I hope you have enjoyed your textile journey, just for a change.

31 comments:

  1. It's gorgeous, looks like lots of hard work! Valerie

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  2. Sheila, you never cease to amaze me with your talent, both in creating art and weaving wonderful stories. This must be one of your best!
    I adore this little blue tree!

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  3. Oh my gosh these are gorgeous. Love the textile work and the texture you've created with it. I was trying to pick a favourite, hard to do :) You asked at one point about my cards, they are all 'one of a kind'. Happy Sunday, Shirleyx

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  4. I love this all Sheila! wonderful textile pieces!
    Amazing!

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  5. Your art is magical, Sheila! So amazingly and wonderfully created and there are always your charming stories.Thank for them Sheila!
    Thank you also your kind comment on my blog, have a happy next week!

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  6. Fabulous !! Truly amazing stitchcraft. The trail effect comes across well. The meadow in particular is amazing. Love it, Awesome !!

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  7. I did enjoy my walk with you, all stunning pieces of work, however my favourite is the treen

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  8. I definitely always enjoy a changing it up display. Your textile walk is a display of creatively stitched beauty! You know though that it's got me ever so curious to see the whole of each of those pieces.

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  9. Unbelievable how this can be done! I think you need casks of patience for doing this.... It looks great!!
    Beate

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  10. Your art works are so various, I'm always surprised of your creations. Love all the results of your textile journey.
    Big hugs Anja

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  11. Absolutely amazing fabric artwork, Sheila. Take a deep bow, my friend. I so wish I could sew!

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  12. I DID enjoy my textile journey, and admired your talent all along the way. Thanks for sharing!

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  13. Wonderful textile pieces.

    That is alot of work. Wow!

    My entry is on my blog.

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  14. What a fabulous journey my dear you should be very proud of your exquisite needle work it is just brilliant...BRAVO

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  15. Wow, Sheila, you are so talented, absolutely stellar creativity, love your TAW piece!!

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  16. I certainly did enjoy the journey and your blue tree is superb, Sheila. Gorgeous stitching. A very special piece to highlight the colour blue.

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  17. Wow love this textile journey towards the blue!
    Groetjes karin

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  18. What gorgeous textile art, Sheila! I love that meadow.

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  19. you have done beautiful textile art, I would not have the skill to do this - lovely!

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  20. Sheila you have such talent. A beautiful set of pictures with lots of work in them! xx

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  21. Such beautiful textile art work. I do so admire people who can work with fabric and threads. Amazing.

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  22. Sheila your fabric pieces are fantastic and I love that you have made them in you own style, love you fabric work.
    Hugs Anni

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  23. i just LOVE your textile art and hope to see MORE!!!!!

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  24. Those were truly wonderful to see! What a fascinating art form.

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  25. Wow! I thoroughly enjoyed my journey through your intricate world of stitchery. Blessings!

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  26. Liked all the pieces they are super but the white piece is my very faourite
    motoots

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  27. Hello Sheila this is so lovely and gives me a great feeling of peace!

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  28. It was a wonderful trip over your nicely arranged path, along the meadow (it could have needed some cutting, though ;-) ), to see your blue flowers planted with love, through the winter wonderland... eh winter wonderforest... to find at least a beautiful blue tree.

    A real wonderworld indeed!

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  29. Oh wow, Sheila, such stunning pieces. I always admire anyone who can create such beautiful things with fabric. Jx

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  30. You made me speechless! Sooo beautifull and creative! How could you make all this tiny little work...I am impressed :) ♥ Conny
    Piaroms Art Journaling

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