Here's an image of the final product:
She's a little wrinkled, but it will all be pressed and stretched out after she's framed.
Those little tassels on her kimono and on the fan were a P A I N !! I almost gave up on them, but I'm glad I finally got them done. You can see my journey of a little over 3 months of work on this project here, I have more close up pictures of the 4 corners and the back stitching.
I have been able to get a start on my Angel of Hope while my family is in town visiting. Lounging around with them has allowed me to stitch a little as well. My progress:
|Finished one of the angel's wings.|
|Close up of her|
Have you heard the news!? I have THIRTEEN followers!! I'm so close to twenty that I'm beaming!
I've started thinking through what I have in my stash to put together for a give-away/contest..... I'll post the contest and the items next week once my family is done visiting. WOO!! Maybe I'll break 25 before 2012 rolls around!!
Thanks to the followers I have.....you all give such inspiration in your blogs and your work and I really appreciate the time you take to catch up on my posts and enter comments!! Sending you all some online hugs!!