The Hundred Day Project: Days 1-20

This year I decided that I would take part in The Hundred Day Project and embark on a project which has been on my mind for a while... The theme of my hundred day project is 100 days of free machine embroidered animals - or the hashtag #100daysofFMEanimals To record the project, I thought I would post a blog update every 20 days.  Here are the first 20 animals of the project: Day 1 - Parrot Day 2 - Emu Day 3 - Flamingo Day 4 - Starfish Day 5 - Stingray Day 6 - Newt Day 7 - Bear…

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Block printing

I mentioned in my post on the stitching, sewing and hobbycrafts show about my purchases for block printing and I thought I'd review the tools purchased. I bought two blocks from The arty crafty place stall at the show.  Also, I picked up some leaf shapes from another stall which I felt could be used for block printing. I didn't buy the tempting starter kit, as I felt i had enough tools at home.  I have fabric paints which I was inspired to buy from taking a textiles class last spring, and I have tray from a lino printing kit.…

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