I got busy and painted this silk charmeuse scarf this past week....finally retrieved it from the steamer this afternoon:
The colors are really much more vibrant than they appear here. The background is almost iridescent with shades of very deep green and blue, while the leaves and vine are a chartreuse. I'm very pleased with the way it turned out.
Here's a view of how the two ends come together:
This afternoon I did a bit of paperwork, but in my spare time, I made this piece of mudcloth:
.....and you thought it took a couple of weeks to make, right? NOT!!
Actually, I'm teasing you! If you go here you can create your own piece of virtual mudcloth and take a tour of the Smithsonian's online mudcloth exhibit. Try it, it's fun!
OK, that's it for today!