Tag: Mixed Media Stitched

The Cat Tells the Three Bears – Now Goldilocks is a Naughty Girl

This series was great fun to make. I had old children's books, modern scrap book papers, cats drawn onto calico and my sewing machine. I chose the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears. The cat retells the story and has been embroidered. All the images from the books have been hand cut, also the…

Healy Beautiful Poppies

Entry into the Artisan 2012 challenge.  A mixed media creation on canvas with fabric decopague, tissue, texture paste,  love poem text, lace, paper doilies, paint and stitch.

Healy Lilypond

Entry into the Artisan 2012 challenge.  Lilypond is a mix of fabric decopague, paint, texture medium, stitch, crystals. The fish are made from  lutradur, paper doilies, tissue etc on canvas.

Japonaiserie Koi Trapunto Sampler by Cherry Barlowe

A mixed-media stitched Trapunto sampler inspired by the Japonaiserie style that captures Koi fish and water lilies. The mixture of media include an original ink pointillism drawing on cotton, embroidery, bead work, Trapunto quilting and silver wire embellishments of the Koi. Finished size: 215mm x 410mm. My name is Cherry Barlowe (aka Qershi), I was…

Margarita the Clutch

Mixed media tote.  I started with a paper mache egg.  Cut it in to two peices and went from there.  I used paper clay, paint, fabric, beads…you name it…its got it…

Lemon Drop Mixed Media Dress

Instead of using the pattern the traditional way, I have stitched the actual dress pattern together.  This method requires 2 patterns.  Before stitching I collage the pattern to vinyl and then collage tissue paper to the pattern. Lemon Drop, 2010 32”x24”x3” Child’s dress pattern number 9497, vinyl, tissue paper, graphite, tulle.

Clowning Around Mixed Media Dress

Instead of using the pattern the traditional way, I have stitched the actual dress pattern together.  This method requires 2 patterns.  Before stitching I collage the pattern to vinyl and then collage tissue paper to the pattern. Clowning Around, 2010 32”x22’x2” Child’s dress pattern number 4432, vinyl, tissue paper, watercolor crayon.  

Tuitti Fruitti Mixed Media Dress

Instead of using the pattern the traditional way, I have stitched the actual dress pattern together.  This method requires 2 patterns.  Before stitching I collage the pattern to vinyl and then collage tissue paper to the pattern. Tuitti Fruitti, 2010 32”x22"x2” Child’s dress pattern number 3899, vinyl, tissue paper, markers.