Posts Tagged: Flower

Thing a day, day 27

Polymer Clay Flower Ring. I seem to make these flower rings a lot.  Some of my scrap canes make very good petals and this is a way to use them. Advertisements

Thing a day, day 27

Polymer Clay Flower Ring. I seem to make these flower rings a lot.  Some of my scrap canes make very good petals and this is a way to use them.

TAD 18: Flower hair clips

A friend of mine sent me this idea to use for TAD.  The instructions were for hair clips, but I’m thinking in the future of scattering a bunch of them over a black scarf. These are so little they are

TAD 18: Flower hair clips

A friend of mine sent me this idea to use for TAD.  The instructions were for hair clips, but I’m thinking in the future of scattering a bunch of them over a black scarf. These are so little they are

a photo of a green crocheted flower

Day 15: Different Flower Variation

This flower is a variation on the one from yesterday. I made the loops for the petals bigger on this one. I like this one better than the other one.

a photo of a green crocheted flower

Day 15: Different Flower Variation

This flower is a variation on the one from yesterday. I made the loops for the petals bigger on this one. I like this one better than the other one.

Thing a Day 13: Chalk Flower at the Bus Stop

I drew a flower with sidewalk chalk at the bus stop. Nobody asked me what I was doing.

Thing a Day 13: Chalk Flower at the Bus Stop

I drew a flower with sidewalk chalk at the bus stop. Nobody asked me what I was doing.

Day Four…

Still with the ikat stuff.  This time a fibula.  Oh all right…a pin (or brooch).  These were known as fibula in ancient times and I rather like the word.

Day Four…

Still with the ikat stuff.  This time a fibula.  Oh all right…a pin (or brooch).  These were known as fibula in ancient times and I rather like the word.

a photo of a paper flower being held in a hand

Day 4: Paper Flower

I used to make paper flowers when I was little and it appears that I have forgotten how to do it. The ones I used to make were far less twisty.

a photo of a paper flower being held in a hand

Day 4: Paper Flower

I used to make paper flowers when I was little and it appears that I have forgotten how to do it. The ones I used to make were far less twisty.

Day Three…

I also made ikat petal canes.  And when I make petal canes, I have to make polymer rings:

Day Three…

I also made ikat petal canes.  And when I make petal canes, I have to make polymer rings:

Day 26- Red Rose

Another rose, for a future senorita crown. Be blessed.

Day 26- Red Rose

Another rose, for a future senorita crown. Be blessed.

Day 25- Little Loopy Maroon Mum

(Say that three times fast!) I added a bead to the middle of this little mum for a bit of sparkle. Be blessed.

Day 25- Little Loopy Maroon Mum

(Say that three times fast!) I added a bead to the middle of this little mum for a bit of sparkle. Be blessed.

Day 27. Spring bangle

  This was a really sunny day. It almost felt like spring. But wait…spring is just behind the corner. I thought about trees blooming and many pretty flowers. So I’ve decided to make this bangle to celebrate spring’s arrival. I

Day 27. Spring bangle

  This was a really sunny day. It almost felt like spring. But wait…spring is just behind the corner. I thought about trees blooming and many pretty flowers. So I’ve decided to make this bangle to celebrate spring’s arrival. I

Day 23- Large Teal Flower

Day 23- Large Teal Flower

Yet another flower where I just kind of winged it. It will be interesting to see how all these come together in my next flower crown. This one is the largest I’ve made so far, its slightly smaller than my hand.

Be blessed.

Day 23- Large Teal Flower

Day 23- Large Teal Flower

Yet another flower where I just kind of winged it. It will be interesting to see how all these come together in my next flower crown. This one is the largest I’ve made so far, its slightly smaller than my hand.

Be blessed.

Day 22- Loopy Flower

Day 22- Loopy Flower

Today I stitched up this deceptively simple flower.

Be blessed.

Day 22- Loopy Flower

Day 22- Loopy Flower

Today I stitched up this deceptively simple flower.

Be blessed.

Day 21- Teal Mum with Pinked Petals

Day 21- Teal Mum with Pinked Petals

Another experiment with the mums, I used pinking shears on the petals to give them a tapered edge.

Be blessed.

Day 21- Teal Mum with Pinked Petals

Day 21- Teal Mum with Pinked Petals

Another experiment with the mums, I used pinking shears on the petals to give them a tapered edge.

Be blessed.

Day 20- Green Flower

Day 20- Green Flower

I don’t know what I would call this flower, it is modeled after a vintage floral print from one of my suitcases. Whatever it is, it’s pretty!

Be blessed.

Day 20- Green Flower

Day 20- Green Flower

I don’t know what I would call this flower, it is modeled after a vintage floral print from one of my suitcases. Whatever it is, it’s pretty!

Be blessed.

Day 18 & 19- Mums

Day 18 & 19- Mums

I know I made a piecaken already over the weekend, but it just didn’t sit right with me to abandon my theme, so I made two felt mums to make up for it.

Be blessed.

Day 18 & 19- Mums

Day 18 & 19- Mums

I know I made a piecaken already over the weekend, but it just didn’t sit right with me to abandon my theme, so I made two felt mums to make up for it.

Be blessed.

Day 17- Maroon Blossoms

Day 17- Maroon Blossoms

After how well my first flower crown turned out I’m inspired to make more. So today I was able to whip out three little blossoms.

Be blessed.

Day 17- Maroon Blossoms

Day 17- Maroon Blossoms

After how well my first flower crown turned out I’m inspired to make more. So today I was able to whip out three little blossoms.

Be blessed.

Day 16- Flower Crown

Day 16- Flower Crown

For day 16 I consolidated most of the flowers I made this month and sewed them into a flower crown. I just ADORE how this cam out. (Click on the picture to see more.)

Be blessed

Day 16- Flower Crown

Day 16- Flower Crown

For day 16 I consolidated most of the flowers I made this month and sewed them into a flower crown. I just ADORE how this cam out. (Click on the picture to see more.)

Be blessed

Day 15- Red Ranunculus

Day 15- Red Ranunculus

I’m getting quite the collection of flowers! I think I have enough to put together at least one generous flower crown. This one is SUPER simple, just a circle folded in halves and stitched.

Be blessed.

Day 15- Red Ranunculus

Day 15- Red Ranunculus

I’m getting quite the collection of flowers! I think I have enough to put together at least one generous flower crown. This one is SUPER simple, just a circle folded in halves and stitched.

Be blessed.

Day 14- Teal Gardenia

Day 14- Teal Gardenia

Day 14 is this beautiful full gardenia in unconventional teal.

Be blessed.

Day 14- Teal Gardenia

Day 14- Teal Gardenia

Day 14 is this beautiful full gardenia in unconventional teal.

Be blessed.

Day 13- Yellow Mum

Day 13- Yellow Mum

Yet another simple mum, this time in bright yellow!

Be blessed.

Day 13- Yellow Mum

Day 13- Yellow Mum

Yet another simple mum, this time in bright yellow!

Be blessed.

Day 11 & 12 – Violets

Day 11 & 12 - Violets

Drawing on the techniques I’ve been using for all the other flowers this month I improvised these two violets for days 11 &12. Violets happen to be the February flower and stand for faithfulness, humility and chastity.

Be blessed.

Day 11 & 12 – Violets

Day 11 & 12 - Violets

Drawing on the techniques I’ve been using for all the other flowers this month I improvised these two violets for days 11 &12. Violets happen to be the February flower and stand for faithfulness, humility and chastity.

Be blessed.

Day 10- Crocus

Day 10- Crocus

A little experimentation led to this less than perfect crocus, but it will be a nice addition to the flower crown it is meant for anyway.

Be blessed.

Day 10- Crocus

Day 10- Crocus

A little experimentation led to this less than perfect crocus, but it will be a nice addition to the flower crown it is meant for anyway.

Be blessed.

Day 09- Red Felt Poppy

Day 09- Red Felt Poppy

Day 9 is another poppy, this time in red. I really love this one as poppies are my favorite flower.

Be blessed.

Day 09- Red Felt Poppy

Day 09- Red Felt Poppy

Day 9 is another poppy, this time in red. I really love this one as poppies are my favorite flower.

Be blessed.

Day 08- Mustard Felt Mum

Day 08- Mustard Felt Mum

This little mum was deceptively simple. Making these flowers so far has been doable and a lot of fun, I may just have to continue with this theme! (And I’m getting quite a beautiful collection of them!)

Be blessed.

Day 08- Mustard Felt Mum

Day 08- Mustard Felt Mum

This little mum was deceptively simple. Making these flowers so far has been doable and a lot of fun, I may just have to continue with this theme! (And I’m getting quite a beautiful collection of them!)

Be blessed.

Day 07- Felt Orange Poppy

Day 07- Felt Orange Poppy

Day 7 is my very favorite flower, a poppy. Hand sewn in wool/polyester felt.

Be blessed.

Day 07- Felt Orange Poppy

Day 07- Felt Orange Poppy

Day 7 is my very favorite flower, a poppy. Hand sewn in wool/polyester felt.

Be blessed.

Day 04, 05 & 06- Felt Buttercups

Day 04, 05 & 06- Felt Buttercups

I played catchup this week since our weekend was very busy. Days 04, 05 and 06 are a grouping of these sweet felt Buttercups.

Day 04, 05 & 06- Felt Buttercups

Day 04, 05 & 06- Felt Buttercups

I played catchup this week since our weekend was very busy. Days 04, 05 and 06 are a grouping of these sweet felt Buttercups.

Day 5: Lace head band+felt flower

For today, day 5 I’ve made a quit simple headband from ivory lace with a felt flower attached. I’ve chosen this because it’s easy to make and like I’ve told you this weekend I will be a little busy! kiss,

Day 5: Lace head band+felt flower

For today, day 5 I’ve made a quit simple headband from ivory lace with a felt flower attached. I’ve chosen this because it’s easy to make and like I’ve told you this weekend I will be a little busy! kiss,

Day 3- Flower bracelet

Today I made a bracelet:     I started with a strip of frayed denim torn from an old pair of jeans.  I took a silk flower with all the plastic bits removed, placed it on one end where I

Day 3- Flower bracelet

Today I made a bracelet:     I started with a strip of frayed denim torn from an old pair of jeans.  I took a silk flower with all the plastic bits removed, placed it on one end where I

Day 03- Red Felt Rose

Day 03- Red Felt Rose

“A rose by any other name….”

I hand stitched this rose together today. I’m making a felt flower every day for the first week to be put together on a flower crown. This one is the prettiest so far!

Be blessed.

Day 03- Red Felt Rose

Day 03- Red Felt Rose

“A rose by any other name….”

I hand stitched this rose together today. I’m making a felt flower every day for the first week to be put together on a flower crown. This one is the prettiest so far!

Be blessed.

Day 02- Felt Violet

Day 02- Felt Violet

I spent most of today out of the house, running errands and hanging out with friends so I put this violet together early this morning.

Be blessed.

Day 02- Felt Violet

Day 02- Felt Violet

I spent most of today out of the house, running errands and hanging out with friends so I put this violet together early this morning.

Be blessed.

Day 02: Golden flower for a special gift

Hi, On day two I’m still excited about this project. I started working with something in my mind and I finally got to make a gift wrapping decoration. I wanted to create something precious and elegant, a golden flower with

Day 02: Golden flower for a special gift

Hi, On day two I’m still excited about this project. I started working with something in my mind and I finally got to make a gift wrapping decoration. I wanted to create something precious and elegant, a golden flower with

Afternoon Sun (day 2)

The sun shining into my office in the afternoon continues to inspire. Which is a good thing considering I have no plan, other than to wing it day-by-day!

Afternoon Sun (day 2)

The sun shining into my office in the afternoon continues to inspire. Which is a good thing considering I have no plan, other than to wing it day-by-day!

Day 01- Felt Mustard Peony

Day 1- Felt Mustard Peony

For week one I decided to make a felt flower every day, eventually I plan to gather them together for a flower crown. Day one is this pretty mustard yellow peony.

Be blessed.

Day 01- Felt Mustard Peony

Day 1- Felt Mustard Peony

For week one I decided to make a felt flower every day, eventually I plan to gather them together for a flower crown. Day one is this pretty mustard yellow peony.

Be blessed.