July 17, 2015

this blog is on the move ...

I've decided not to update this blog anymore - everything has moved to my main website, www.threefolddesigns.com.au - please follow me there!

Thanks everyone!!  :)

September 25, 2014

'goth deathrock no. 4 - anita'

'Goth Deathrock No. 4 - Anita' by Michelle Driver
2014 - woven tapestry, wool and linen - 40cm w x 35cm h (15.7" x 13.7")

July 26, 2014

homage to siouxsie no. 1

I did this sampler to brighten up my desk at work ... and have had such a positive response that I have decided to do a few more for sale ;)

Here's one that I have just started:

I will update my progress here, but also check out my Facebook art page ;)

June 28, 2014

progress ...

Progress shot of Goth Deathrock No. 4:

Super stressful weaving faces ... and I think I'm going to have to cut this tapestry in half and make it just of Anita, since I'm running out of time and have to complete another tapestry by November!

But I'm really happy with it so far - even though I had to unpick and re-weave her lips three times ;)

April 28, 2014

'goth deathrock no. 3 - homage to mr slut'

'Goth Deathrock No. 3 - Homage To Mr Slut' by Michelle Driver
2014, cross stitch with wool on canvas - 26cm w x 31.5cm h (10.2" x 12.4")

April 5, 2014

stitching, stitching, stitching ...

I've rolled up the canvas, and am stitching the bottom part now ...

And here's a bonus pic of me working on my tapestry ;)

March 25, 2014

homage to mr. slut ... progress

Getting there!

I've also started my next woven tapestry - here's the 'cartoon', which is the guide picture which lays beneath the warp threads as a guide:

And the beginning of the tapestry - I've rotated the picture so you can see the design:

And a close-up of the detail: