365 Somethings #70-76

“It's not hard to decide what you want your life to be about. What's hard, she said, is figuring out what you're willing to give up in order to do the things you really care about.”
Shauna Niequist

"writing is perfect architecture"

found text, japanese chiyugami and washi papers

"looking woven 

playing with weaving paper

found text, japanese chiyugami and washi papers

"a perfect day would work beauty"

my second woven card

found text, japanese chiyugami and washi papers

"lose gods and pearls to poetry"

a woven card... japanese washi papers and found text

"we all have two lives"

a pretty simple collage with some parallel stitching

found text, painted papers, fabric, cardstock

"exciting happens"

includes found text, candy packaging, neocolor art, coffee, cardstock, fabric, painted papers, fabric, japanese washi paper, number stamps

"not your flute"

found text, fabric, painted papers

All of the collages are stitched 3x5" cards. I use a Janome Magnolia sewing machine with a regular needle and thread to sew paper. Find all of my little collages for this project in my 365 Somethings Flickr set

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