Saturday, July 7, 2012

The week that was...


I've begun a series of pieces based on this prototype with these textures - one uses a fabric with an open weave and the other, a knitted piece using thin wire.
work in progress, Cari-Jane Hakes, July 2012
Elsewhere in the Hybrid Handmade Home we made some indoor 'fireworks' based on these instructions.  Much oohing and ahhing.  My little boys were impressed - and I felt like a 'Magic Mummy'!


Indoor Fireworks, July 2012

8 comments:

  1. Curious to see what comes of these two weaves.

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    1. me too - I'm actually wondering if in fact 'less is more' and if the back should just be blank - oh well!

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  2. I can't wait to see what your new pieces will look like, especially the one with the knitted wire.

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  3. oh wow
    those fireworks
    need to make these
    with storm
    or is he too old
    at nearly 18!!
    {love the knitted wire
    but don't fancy
    a scarf...}
    x ...

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    1. Linda - ahh I reckon Storm would love them!

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  4. always love seeing your work in progress cari-jane. love the indoor fireworks! very cool.

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    1. thanks Pam - I'll do my best to keep the progress shots coming!

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