Saturday, February 4, 2012

Crochet - Drawstring pouch


Tried something different than booties & hats :) . this pouch..
A gift for my frnd's daughter.


Friday, February 3, 2012

crochet - Light yellow sweater,booties & cap Set



Hope u all like this set !

Crochet - 2nd sweater-cap-booties set ( Completed)

Completed - Blue granny square sweater + booties + cap.

( for the cap planning to add pom pom or a flower )



Monday, January 30, 2012

Crochet - Blue Baby Afghan( Blanket)

Round ripple pattern Baby Afghan - Blanket . (30" in diameter)

Original pattern on - http://smoothfoxlover.blogspot.com/2009/06/free-smoothfoxs-beginners-round-ripple.html
I loved the colors in the original pattern so much , I didnt even want to change it. :)

Yarn used - caron simply soft-Blue mint
                    -  white
                     -  Light Blue




Friday, January 27, 2012

Crochet - 2nd sweater-cap-booties set


2nd sweater-cap-booties set ( In Progress )

Sweater pattern - Hexagon granny square from http://www.bevscountrycottage.com/hexagon-jacket.html

Granny Square pattern - Sweater ( 3 to 6 months)

White & blue hat

Crochet - 1st sweater-cap-booties set

1st sweater-cap-booties set is ready !

Waiting for your comments.


Saturday, January 21, 2012

Crochet - 3rd work - Light Yellow colored cap-Puff pattern

This time tried out 2 colors. - Light yellow & maroon.
Planning to start sweater matching to this cap & booties.

Hope you guys like it.




Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Crochet - 2nd work - Light Yellow colored booties

Still learning the basics of crochet, I completed my second project - baby booties. 

Hopefully in coming days you will see more of crochet projects from me. On list - blanket , sweater , small cap.



Monday, January 16, 2012

Yellow Crochet Hat - 1st crochet project

Had never earlier tried crochet or knitting , thinking that its too complicated. 


Last weekend on insist from Hubby to know atleast some basic crochet or knitting , got one wool yarn & crochet- G needle.And checked out some tutorial videos in Youtube.


And finally started with this yellow hat :)  ( completed in 12-14 hrs) 


























































This hat involves - Single crochet & double crochet .


Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Cross stitch work - Baby quilt

Sharing here my cross stitch work - Baby quilt. 

I got this kit from Joanns. Had started this work in Dec , 1 hr each.. Just completed today. 


NOTE: Click on the image to see a larger and clearer view





Tuesday, March 1, 2011

My new Food blog


I know I am posting after a very long time. But this time its not about any new art project.
But its about the new blog I just started this week..Cooking has taken most of my time over art time.
So I thought why not I start a food blog..

Blog "http://mitu-kitchen-delights.blogspot.com/"

Hope you all like it. 

Saturday, July 17, 2010

Sunday, April 4, 2010

Anchor stitch kit - Kingfisher bird




Finally after 4 months taking an on and off in between , I completed the anchor kit..


Sunday, February 28, 2010

Hancock Fabrics - Richfield , MN , US

Yesterday went to "Hancock Fabrics" here at Richfield.. Was a gr8 experience..
They have gr8 variety of threads ( DMC brand and others) , Fabrics and of all the accessories required for stitching like beads , hooks etc..

Feel like getting back to my hobby soon when time permits. :)

Thursday, December 17, 2009

I am not available for next few days..

Due to certain travel plans , I would not be much active on the blog.
Please bear with it.
Can mail me , if any help required.

Cheers,
Mitu

Friday, December 11, 2009

2nd mural painting in progress

Face details are still left..





Sunday, December 6, 2009

Tanjore painting - Completed

Finally Completed !!
Hope u all like it.. waiting for the comments

NOTE: Click on the image to see a larger and clear view







Sunday, November 22, 2009

Link for making labels to apply on ur own products


Sharing a link for label making tutorial found in a blog

http://patchworkpottery.blogspot.com/2008/09/fabric-labels-tutorial.html

Tanjore painting steps captured in snaps..

I had captured pics during each stage of my Tanjore painting learning.. Sharing here the collage. I know videos would have helped in better understanding of the procedure.
Will surely try to take them in my next Tanjore project.
( Board preparation pics were not cauptured. The painting was done from scratch - from board preparation)

Saturday, November 7, 2009

Tanjore painting - final stage - face painting .. still stones left

Krishna Painting is almost done..Completed face part this weekend.
Still applying Kundan stones is left..
Should be able to complete the painting fully , by next weekend




Tanjore painting - 5th stage - shading painting

The work is still in progress.. gone take a while ..




Tanjore painting - 4th stage - base painting

Done with base color.. Gone start with shading next weekend.

Tanjore painting - 3rd stage - Gold foil - Completed


Sunday, November 1, 2009

Tanjore painting - 3rd stage - Gold foil

Just started with applying gold foil with arabic gum.


Monday, October 26, 2009

Tanjore painting - 2nd stage over


Done with 2nd stage ..
Gone start applying gold foil soon..


Sunday, October 25, 2009

Hand Embroidery on pink dress




Diwali Rangoli


Not an expert , but just gave it try this diwali.. :)

NOTE: Click on the image to see a larger and clear view

Cross stitch tablecloth


Hi All..

Happy Diwali!!
My 1st post after diwali :) .. This table cloth was done by me long back.. just found it at mummy's house this diwali vacation..





Thursday, October 8, 2009

Ganesha and Dancing lady patterns

I got these 2 images from net..





Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Mural painting - coloring in progress

Face, Jewellery and Background is left still .. Planning to complete it after Diwali , as next week gone be busy with other stuff :)



Sunday, October 4, 2009

Tanjore painting - Krishna 1st stage

Started this Tanjore painting on October 2nd long weekend. Finally joined the painting class in Bangalore. This is my 1st Tanjore painting in progress.


Friday, October 2, 2009

Cross Stitch table cloth

Completed 1 more table cloth..

NOTE: Click on the image to see a larger and clear view