donderdag 28 juni 2012

in time !!! happy birthday J !

Just an hour ago, after lunch,
I made the last stitch
on "Mandala"

Later this afternoon we will visit the birthdaygirl
who reaches the wonderful age of
70
( our mandala teacher/friend ) 
She will nót be behind her computer at this moment
so I can reveal now the quiltlet I made for her  


(I'm a bit surprised myself that I did finish it in such a short time)

a piece of a flower became a butterfly
......

J had two cats (brothers)

but sadly enough one of them died some months ago 
......

and the Polygonatum (Solomon's seal)
 moved from one garden to another
and the next
...

I hope we have many more years of friendship and drawing together !


18 opmerkingen:

  1. Lovely, Els, I'm sure it will be loved by your friend!

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  2. That little piece is so delightful. What a wonderful gift. Happy Birthday to your friend! xo

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  3. Przecudowny projekt. Niesamowite wykonanie.

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  4. such beautiful stitching and love the design. i work best under pressure...no procrastinating. enjoy the birthday celebration.

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  5. Beautiful design...your friend will love this piece. The lovely blues, the mandela design and pieces of her story stitched into this ...her cat, the plant you share, a mandela.
    This is very special and little cloth. Made with love for a friend.
    I am off for lunch with a few (patchwork) friends today. We have been meeting every month for nearly 23 years ...

    Jacky xox

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  6. It turned out beautifully. Your friend is very lucky to receive such a special gift.

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  7. Els~ This is a special gift you've created. It is beautiful with so much story tucked inside. Enjoy the friendship :)

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  8. Lovely. . . and inspiring! Thank you.

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  9. Els, I love this -- she is one lucky birthday girl. xo

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  10. I stumbled into your blog and found you're amazing in art/crafts. The fabric works are awesome. Your garden is beautiful with flowers and plants. Love following you.

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