I am finally wrapping up a very big project – the Portabella Mushroom. (It is bella-ing, as in singing) It was commissioned and invented by a friend, and it was an exciting undertaking. Of course, as these things go, it didn’t come out the way I had envisioned but I am proud of it. It is my largest piece yet (Think the size of a throw pillow) and it was difficult! This is the face, with the musical note resting on the mouth (the note fits inside the mouth-pocket).
And the Underbelly:
It’s soft and cuddly, and definitely invites one to take naps on it. And it’s done! (I think)
Upon completion of the Portabella, I needed a simpler project to recharge my batteries, and thus emerged this little guy:
And here’s a close-up of the butt-heart:
A pretty quick and fun little creature – and so cute! I think there will be more of these to come.