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Green Thunder

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Camera SAMSUNG SCH-I605
Exposure Time 1/30
F-Stop 2.6
ISO 200

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Category Quilting
Type Quilt
Style Rock / Punk, Funky, Ethnic
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What was your source for this quilting project? Other
Tell us more about what inspired you. A tattoo

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What materials did you use? cotton fabric and batting, silk thread, derwent intense pencil and block pigment, fabric medium and iridescent medium

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What are you most proud of? The simplicity of the design, how easy it was to paint and the quilting for texture.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? I make a lot of projects that I feel I need to try, but the ones that "feel" right turn out the best! I try to make things that I want to make now and not the things everyone else think I should make :)

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Love that horse. How did you do it?

02/02/2014 Flag

My kindergarten skills are paying off! I used a lightbox to trace the design onto the fabric and then painted in the horse with a mix of aloe vera gel (as a thickener)/fabric medium and derwent intense pigments (block form and paint brush). A bit of iridescent medium thinned with water was brushed on after the fabric dried (I also iron to set the colors). Thanks!

02/05/2014 Flag