Hand quilted around the design of a ‘scrap’ of wax fabric from Kigali, Rwanda then made it up into a bright modern cushion. This was a gift for the kind person who gave me the ‘scraps’ in the first place. 

I love Formula 1 and I love stitching - so here they both are together! Stitched image started from Adrian Meyers’ brilliant photos of Lewis Hamilton in F1 Racing Magazine… which I simplified.  

I love Formula 1 and I love stitching - so here they both are together! 
Stitched image started from Adrian Meyers’ brilliant photos of Lewis Hamilton in F1 Racing Magazine… which I simplified.  

Yellow Pages frock? Book Art project is coming to an end and I knocked together a (mini) frock for it. 

Yellow Pages frock? Book Art project is coming to an end and I knocked together a (mini) frock for it. 

feelingstitchy:

Stitchy Carlos Acosta DSC_0049 by nearlybutnotquite on Flickr.

Yeah it’s mine. I wondered how come there were all those hits on my Flickr! nbnqnbnq x

feelingstitchy:

Stitchy Carlos Acosta DSC_0049 by nearlybutnotquite on Flickr.

Yeah it’s mine. I wondered how come there were all those hits on my Flickr! nbnqnbnq x

Reblogged from feeling stitchy faves
Real stitchy portrait. Carlos Acosta ballet dancer drawn and painted then stitched up image originally from http://j.mp/1abFk9C. 

Real stitchy portrait. Carlos Acosta ballet dancer drawn and painted then stitched up image originally from http://j.mp/1abFk9C. 

Skull embroidery again yes - but this one from a drawing I did from a model of a real skull. The tape and hook keeping it together are my favourite bits.

Stitched colour wheel. 
My improvised pattern, turned out nice. 
Colour theory means a valid excuse for some embroidery on my Art & Design course. 

Stitched colour wheel.
My improvised pattern, turned out nice. 
Colour theory means a valid excuse for some embroidery on my Art & Design course. 

Seafood themed place mats are a pick-up and put-down treat project of mine. Especially now whilst I live as an art student.

Seafood themed place mats are a pick-up and put-down treat project of mine. Especially now whilst I live as an art student.

Hand-knotted skull necklace commissions being worn and loved - such a joy! 

Hand-knotted skull necklace commissions being worn and loved - such a joy! 

Bunny patchwork baby quilt here pre-basting.

Bunny patchwork baby quilt here pre-basting.

Folk photographing my quilt this way at the Festival of Quilts felt… peculiar. 

Folk photographing my quilt this way at the Festival of Quilts felt… peculiar. 

Me and my Geek Boy Quilt at the Festival of Quilts 2013. 

Me and my Geek Boy Quilt at the Festival of Quilts 2013.