January 7, 2011

Lately I’ve been making these little vessels.
I don’t know why I like them so much. I keep adding different elements to them, fabric, beads wire.  I’ve made a few of them so far. One of those crazy things I get stuck on.
 I think what I’m enjoying about them the most is how quickly they come together and that I can sew, knit, crochet, felt and bead all in one little object.

And then I can fill them with candy.

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6 comments

  1. Well, they are beautiful and thus worth making.
    Once, after a friend of mine died I crocheted tiny, tiny drawstring bags of almost threadlike string on miniature crochet hooks. Why? There was NO use to them whatsoever.
    I still have one. I wonder what happened to all of the rest.

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  2. I've been taken with vessel making lately, too. It started out with an attempt to use cloth for an origami box, which didn't work at all until it morphed into a small bag. Yesterday, I spent the day nursing my ailing back and making drawstring bags from remnants, embroidery floss and beads. I get stuck, too.

    Your bowl is beautiful. Lucky candy.

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  3. I am so glad you're back. Your organic art drives me crazy with its pure tactile beauty. What a gift! Seriously. You were gone a long time. I almost started sucking my thumb again. Not that I'm trying to make you feel guilty or anything.

    Okay I am trying to make you feel guilty. IGNORE ME! Except for the other stuff.

    love,
    Rebecca

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  4. welcome Weave Dreamer…
    i tried the fabric origami box too once….
    sticky interfacing worked… a little.

    of course i love the sound of your little bags! you and Ms Moon have now given me another road to go down.
    Thank you! and I hope your back feels better.

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