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Entry for Holy Women Holy Men for the Episcopal Diocese of Texas


St. Joseph and Baby Jesus

Today I completed work on St. Joseph and Baby Jesus. I struggled with one of St. Joseph’s hands, re-doing and adding and re-stitching until night before last, I decided it was a lost cause and ripped it out–not a small undertaking with the many layers of stitching and fabric. I haven’t mounted the piece yet on stretcher bars which is how I think I will present the piece–but then it doesn’t have to go anywhere just yet.

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  1. I love that piece. It is amazing.

    February 8, 2013
    • Kay, I’m glad you like it–it took me a long time–first to find a photo (model) and then to work the piece. I’m thinking about stretching it over stretcher bars but haven’t quite gotten to that stage yet.

        My website Weir Sew Fine Studio is at http://www.sylviaweir.com Read my blog Over the Fence at https://sylviaweir.wordpress.com    

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      February 10, 2013

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