Charlotte loves angels and of course I imagined these wings as much more amazing than they were. Although quite plain, I think she will like them. First the sketch
Pattern on tracing paper
Fabric selection. All gold metallics.
Gold Madiera thread for free motion of the "feathers.
First a practice piece. Latest great lesson!!
Free motion around the scallops
A bit harder to see the gold thread
and this little IKEA light is an LED with a gooseneck that is fabulous for spot work.