Angie brought lots of lovely supplies for us to use:
She spent some time taking us through effective techniques for using bondaweb, transfoils and sweetie foils to build up a beautiful surface.
We heated up the irons, and practiced on small samples of velvet:
Once we had a feel for how the transfoils worked, we took a look at some inspirational prints by Klimt, got out our Bondaweb and planned out our designs:
A very happy morning was spent foiling:
With beautiful results:
After lunch, Angie showed us some of her techniques for overlaying the velvet with organza and machine stitching into it, to produce a beautifully textured work:
|I finished mine the next day, it was so much fun! ~ Heather|