A hint of cinnamon in the air, the smell of freshly baked bread all trigger a memory, it is a powerful way we remember events from long ago. Colours do the same, our senses tell stories in their own right. Music will get us humming a tune, tapping our fingers or toes to the beat of a drum. As kids we would twirl and dance across the grass and just spin until we were dizzy with delight. As Adults, we keep it all contained, or do we? Last week a man in his truck waited next to us at the traffic light, he had the window open and was beating the tune with his hand on the steering wheel. It was fun to see a big little kid still alive and well. Embracing the inner kid which gets lost very fast in the world we live in today!
Release the big little kid again!
start. This is the end result, see it here.
Once the colour tinting is done, the design is embroidered, creating a heirloom.
An alternative to Crayola wax crayons and stronger hues of colour is soybean crayons, Prang.
tutorial. She creates Best of Show quilts. The attention to detail which she add with pencils, is amazing!
Have a little fun.....