Planche du Larousse Universel en deux volumes, 1922. Plate from the Larousse Universel in two volumes, 1922. A voir en haute résolution / See this in high resolution Voir l'index des planches ici See the index of all the plates here
Weekly Challenge #215 - Labyrinth
This week's Diva Challenge was to use a labyrinth as a string... not a maze... a labyrinth. Hmmmm... the samples looked liked brains. I looked on the web, they looked like brains... or intestines... or I don't know what. Surely there was a labyrinth out there that would resonate. All I needed was one long boring meeting and the mystery was solved. What would we do without boring meetings?!!! Pattern used: Copada
On the third day of 3Zs . . .
On the third day of 3Zs Bijou gifted me some winsome bits of shattuck . . . . . . Fetching diva dancing and a tile full of tripoli. As you can see, Alfie is not going to be left out of these festivities! We're glad he joined in because he had the idea to gather all three day's tiles into a single mosaic Thanks, Alfie! Actually, Alfie just told us it was really Bijou's idea to make this mosaic. But it was easier for Alfie to climb onto our dining room table and rearrange the tiles. Alfie and…
Doodle of the Week
I probably should have saved this one for Halloween or Day of the Dead. Like most kids, I remember Day of the Dead for sugar skulls. This is exactly what it sounds like, sugar with a gruesome factor which made...
Sketch Book......Swirl Designs
Another peek into my Quilting Sketch Book: Lots of designs with swirls! Hair Band Swirls This is a favorite background fill... Here's how I stitch it out: Curly Swirly Here's how I stitch it out: Here is a variation of the design: 27 degrees at 7:00 this morning: Sunrise in the back yard... Gunnr is in love with this monkey... CLICK HERE to view my online Sketch Book CLICK HERE to view my Machine Quilting CLICK HERE: to see My Quilts May Your Bobbin Always Be Full, LuAnn Kessi
Finally, The Golden Ratio Gets Its Own Coloring Book
Venezuelan artist Rafael Araujo creates meticulously detailed drawings of the Fibonacci spiral in nature–now, you can color along.