My solution was to create a "Travelling Companion ", my own book which I can add to and work on whenever I feel so moved.
I want to start with as minimalist as I can. I am using these images to kick start the stitching.
My own "Ice" background for the CQ Elements Exhibition, now touring.
Experiment for the "Ice" background
I thought that I would try to extend my own practice by stepping outside my comfort zone right from the beginning.
I have taken some linen ecru fabric and applied acrylic paint to convey some embryonic directional marks that I can then work on with appliqué and stitch.