Category Archives: kantha

Kantha Stitching

Kantha is a type of stitching that I first saw on the blog, Spirit Cloth written by Jude Hill. I’ve attempted it myself on a couple of my small art quilts. Rage and Black Cat both have my variation of … Continue reading

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Art Every Day Month — Day 14

Frustration. Every stitch I take on “Thou shalt NOT steal pecans!” brings batting through to the top of the quilt. Every single stitch. Both on the back and the front actually. I’ve spent more time separating the fabric from the … Continue reading

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Art Every Day Month — Day 12

Today’s art has been, what I consider, grunt work. I finished basting the two new art quilts. Then I picked out the embroidery floss that I’ll quilt the “Thou shalt NOT steal pecans!” quilt with. I was lucky to have … Continue reading

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Art Every Day Month — Day 11

I have finished the embroidery on “Thou Shalt NOT Steal Pecans!”. Next I’ll layer it with batting and baste it so that I can start the kantha stitching on it. I think kantha will be much more fun than traditional … Continue reading

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