365 Somethings #140-146

“Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby.”
Langston Hughes

"lost opportunities, lost possibilities"

fabric, ephemera, found text, painted papers

"to see deeply into outside relationships"

watercolored papers, found text

"dust things off every once in a while"

fabric, watercolored papers, cardstock, found text

"closing your eyes"

watercolored papers, found text

"distracts you with the headlines"

hand-painted papers, found text, playing card, fabric

"and go on dreaming"

fabric, found text, ephemera, hand-painted papers

"island"

teeny tiny pieces, hand-painted papers and ephemera alternating with fabric and found text

3x5" index cards, stitched 

Each week, I spend a bit of time in the sewing room aka guest room working on my 365 project for 2013. It's always there, behind the scenes. And while I certainly cannot make 365 Somethings in the blink of an eye, this is absolute proof that working bit by bit adds up to something grand.,

You can see all of the collages to date in this Flickr set and read all of the posts about my 365 Somethings project.