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Thursday, October 29, 2009

Hello all

No you're not imagining things, I'm still in Italy and I have the use of a laptop, hurrah. I've taken lots of photos of lovely trees, surprise, surprise, stones, rocks and pillars. No I'm not uploading them yet, you'll have to wait until I get home.

We've sketched details from all of the above using pencil and Aquarel crayons (water and dry). We've painted our observations in Co in Noor paints (water colour dyes). Oh and yes we've stitched some of our pieces, they are all small samples using different techniques and this afternoon we all sat needle-felting 'stones'. It was so funny seeing everyones hands going up and down felting the wool to get it firm enough. Tonight we started stitching into the stones but I got tired so came out to 'talk' to you.

Speak again soon.

5 comments:

Julie said...

Sounds like you are having a great time

Lindsey said...

sounds grand!

Christine said...

Sounds great, looking forward to the pictures

Clare - Aimetu said...

Wow sounds great fun - looking forward to seeing some photos - have a good time.

Karan said...

Sounds like you're really enjoying it all Sheila. Looking forward to seeing those pics. :0)