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February threads

The GeeTAG meeting for February saw a large contingent attending after the summer break. The program for the year was introduced with Gillian guiding us through a design exercise and explaining the use of the ‘glue books’. This is a weekly exercise for those who wish to participate.┬áDon’t forget to add your pictures of the glue books to the yahoo group.

Here is my first page for the prompt ‘RED’



We began preparing for the year ahead with a technique demonstrated by Pauline to create a bookcover for the samples we will create during our meetings.

Fibres and threads and snippets of fabric were arranged between vliesofix, ironed and then sandwiched between chiffon op shop scarves. During our March meeting we will be completing the hand sewing (or machine should you wish) of the covers.

Some photos of the process:



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For March bring your sewing supplies to finish off the bookcover.


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