Woohoo! I feel like I actually got something done today. I got a sample bag made, and it went pretty fast. This is the Runaround Bag by Lazy Girl Designs, made, of course, in my hand dyed fabrics. One fabric has paintstik designs on it. I didn’t have a 12 inch zipper to match the fabrics, so making do with the yellow one I did have. I think it looks just fine…it makes a yellow stripe.
Back….with a heart embroidery stitch used as topstitching…
How about some antique buttons added…?
This is a cute pattern and makes up fast. The finished bag measures 7 1/2″ x 9″. I have patterns for sale.
I am planning what shows I will be attending this fall and what I need to have done as far as samples. This bag is one sample I wanted to make up.
On another note, I was juried into the annual Working Together exhibit to be on display at the Evansville museum from July 11 to August 28. This is an Arts Council exhibit. I have shown this piece in another post on this blog. It is …But Words Will Never Hurt Me (Sticks and Stones). I am happy it will be in this exhibit.
Rust dyed cotton sateen, discharge dyed sateen, screenprinting, stamping, stenciling, cotton thread, handwriting.