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Sunday, January 10, 2010

BJP2010 - January

My January BJP2010 journal piece is finished! I have my ideas for the next few months now it's just on to execute those ideas! You can click on pictures for really big views!

January BJP2010
Size: 8 1/2" x 11"
Theme: Art of nature
Bugle and seed beads (11 & 15's)
FMQ

closeup of pine branches
Closeup of edges that I filled in with buttonhole stitch and seed bead. Bottom is doodling/zentangle sewn with size 15 seed beads.


16 comments:

Karin said...

Love the beading, Robbie - great job.

Sally Westcott said...

Beautiful work Robbie! The quilting and the buggles go together so well! We both seem to be on a roll!

Hugz

Barbara said...

Oh my, this finished up beautifully!

Dee D said...

Love your piece.

Carol Creech said...

This is gorgeous! Love the look of the beads for the pine branches and the zen tangles at the bottom.

Beady Zoo said...

Wonderful! Love the bugle bead pine needles, and the machine quilting.
--
Kathy B

beadbabe49 said...

The beading goes beautifully with the quilting...wonderful mix of techniques!

Micki said...

Looks really great. I love what you did.

Brenda said...

So interesting!
Love the way the bugle beads were used to create the pine needles.

Marty S said...

This is wonderful! It's such a beautiful combination of beading and quilting.

And if you're interested, there is snow on the evergreen trees her in Michigan.
Marty S
Crackpot Beader

Approachable Art said...

Brava!!! Really beautiful, Robbie! :D

Holly B said...

Just beautiful.

Michelle Mach said...

What a great use for bugle beads! A beautiful piece!

Robbie said...

Thank you all for the kind words. it's so much fun to go to each of your blogs or web sites and see your work! Just so inspiring!!!

Carol said...

Gorgeous!

Penny said...

I love the way the quilting and beading blend together. Beautifully done.