Friday, 16 December 2011

Sketchbook bits...

Just playing about with some new ideas/themes...






Small stitched samples inspired by...

...ancient pottery from Mesopotamia...

11 comments:

Mermaid's Purse said...

It's such fun to play! Am way behind with blog reading these days but just seen a preview of the next "Stitch" magazine ........!! xXx

Sujata said...

There is so much to learn from ancient art forms. I love your new work.. Thanks for sharing!

Chris Gray said...

Hope you'll have a go at the project Shelley! :-)

...and ancient art is a constant source of inspiration to many of us isn't it....Thanks for the comment Sujata

Penny Berens said...

Such a beautiful interpretation Chris.

Filamental said...

How inspiring. I love this new work.

Filamental said...

How inspiring. I love this new work.

Penny said...

Love these and as always your choice of colors is perfect.

Rachel said...

It's always interesting to see how ancient inspirations take modern form!

Chris Gray said...

Oh Yes!

underatopazsky said...

The simple lines and shapes in earthy colours are lovely. I particularly like the discs - sun discs?

Gloria Freshley Art and Design said...

These are wonderful! Thank you!