Posts Tagged ‘netting’

Sea Urchin II is still in process but I am getting better at making French Knots !
needle lace stitched over Whisper silk organza & boar bristles, vintage glass beads, French knots & thread beads
the top resting over the base, will weave them together once all the French knots are done
This wonderful bundle of naturally dyed vintage cloths and threads arrived from Ulrike all the way from Germany!
Frangipani flowers from one of our gardens

Sea Urchin 2 in process

Posted: December 29, 2016 by Mo Crow in Braille for the Soul, It's Crow Time
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Sea Urchin 2 in process, needle lace over boar bristles, vintage glass beads
random needle lace over “whisper” silk organza and boar bristles
considering how to place the beads…
observing the details

considering string and things

Posted: June 25, 2014 by Mo Crow in knots and nests, weave
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string-and-thingsconsidering string and things

Just made a gallery in the title bar next to the home button
where you can see the side lines that happen in between the crow drawings
Just click on the links for
Last Century
The Bandaged Hearts
crow sketch-by-Mo-2012 webCrow Sketch Mo 2012

Net-casting Spider!

Posted: December 2, 2013 by Mo Crow in It's Crow Time

Rufous net-casting spiderThis Rufous net-casting spider lives amongst the trellissed vines in one of our gardens & weaves her rectangular shaped net every summer
NB this photo is magnified to about 5 times her size in real life

nest for a chain of hearts

Posted: August 26, 2013 by Mo Crow in knots and nests, spirit book
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julie-chain-of-heartsnest for a chain of hearts by Mo 2013
knotted waxed linen thread, turquoise, bone bead, lorikeet feather
this one is for my best friend Julie’s 60th birthday celebration next weekend!
spirit book cover in processthe front cover for the Spirit Book of the Spirit Books is nearly finished, it’s a wild thing!

nest for a chain of hearts

Posted: July 4, 2013 by Mo Crow in knots and nests
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nest for a chain of heartsnest for a chain of hearts by Mo Crow 2013
waxed and unwaxed linen thread, turquoise beads, chain of hearts and knots
PS it’s the next day & I just added a few more turquoise beads and red thread (scale app 2:1)