SAL Update: Prism Owls #3

February 16, 2020 at 8:06 am | Posted in Embroidery | 16 Comments
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Last time I was still working on the black background for the first owl:

Prism Owls - 2020-01-26

Even if it doesn’t look like it, there are other colours (mostly dark greens) now, and I’ve started to fill in the area between the eyes:

Prism Owls - 2020-02-16

This is making slow progress, and that’s probably going to stay this was, since I have other projects on the go that take priority. I’m currently hand-stitching the binding for a big quilt, so I’m rewarding myself with a thread on this one after every thread for the binding.

Here are the other members of the SAL who are posting today. Make sure to check out their work, itโ€™s amazing:ย Avis, Claire, Gun, Carole, Sue, Christina, Kathy, Margaret, Cindy, Heidi, Jackie, Sunny, Hayley, Megan, Deborah, Mary Margaret, Renee, Carmela, Jocelyn, Sharon, Daisy, Anne, Connie, AJ and Jenny!

If you would like to join in please contact Avis, who will give you full details.

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  1. Love these eyes already, looking forward to seeing them develop xx

  2. All progress is good progress!

  3. Hand stitching the binding on a quilt is my favourite part to do ๐Ÿ™‚

  4. Nice sweet owl…Happy Stitching!
    Carmela

  5. You’ve got a densely covered area there which might make it seem slow to cover. You really stitched quite a lot. Love owls.

  6. Any stitch put in is good in my book. Your way of rewarding yourself is fun – sometimes I do this with housework – one job done, one thread of stitching gets done. Anyway to motivate, right?!

  7. He’s beginning to really take shape ๐Ÿ™‚ I would love to see the quilt your working on too ๐Ÿ™‚ Maybe you could show us? I looked around your page a bit but didn’t spot it. I quilt and do everything by hand ๐Ÿ™‚

  8. The progress may feel slow, but it is very visible! Every stitch is closer to a finish and this is darling.

  9. well done on progress!

  10. I missed the start of this project. Looks like it’s well under way!

  11. I work on the reward system too:) Everything will get done with a little work on each:)

  12. He’s a cutie! You have a great reward system worked out for your hand stitching.๐Ÿ˜€

  13. Still, itยดs growing and thatยดs great!!

  14. Lol I do the same thing. I’ll stitch one thread than go work on something else then come back. What ever keeps us motivated right? ๐Ÿ™‚ great progress regardless.

  15. Well done — and I love your reward system!

  16. It’s looking lovely ๐Ÿ™‚


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