Friday, July 20, 2012

Two More Chairs & A Pillow

Two Doves admire a Pillow for Priscilla -
By Mary Maki Rae (c) 2012

Completed more slipcovers for Two more Chairs-
Sewn from a contrasting fabric of a warm check pattern -
So soft to the touch - much like a sweater.
Also used the same fabric for a flange surrounding
the custom-shaped pillow shown above.
The Two Chairs shown together -
The arms presented the challenge of fitting the skirt
around them - But liked the way the pleats softly evolved -
falling in a nice neat way.

Close up of the Pillow
Enjoyed the way the two fabrics worked together -
along with an Embroidered Silk Fragment -
piping and decorative gimp.

More Projects on the way. . . . .
In the meantime - some "Fun Figure Sculptures
(By R. Rae and painted by Me)
Hoping for some more Summer weather-!

Wednesday, July 11, 2012


At last - some real Summer Weather-!
So happy to have some of those Sunny 70-80 degree -
breezy days back-!
(Sculpture By Robert )- (c)2012
A New Painting - "At the Beach" - still working on it -
more additions soon-!
Mary Maki Rae - (c) 2012