8.13.2012

mooka v assunta diva challenge #83 - wild violets

after playing around adding a new post to my blog tonight, before I headed to bed - I clicked onto the diva challenge to check out if there were any more entries from last week's challenge and "surprise" the new challenge was up. As I'm in Australia I don't normally get to see these until Tuesday, and then with work, etc, don't get to have a play until Wednesday or Friday. As soon as I saw these two challenge patterns I thought of violets in the grass - and, because it usually takes a while for an idea to pop, I decided to just go with it. hopefully I'll get to experiment a bit more a little later in the week - I love mooka, but haven't had much of a chance to play with it yet.


so, at 11.59pm Monday, Melb time, I have finally done a Monday challenge... hx

31 comments:

  1. Beautiful! Love the touch of color and your 'mooka' centers on the violets. They would be welcome in my garden!

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  2. Now I am so impressed! Perfection in a tile! Oh, I wish I had thought of something this fantastic...I promise not to copy.....but I so want to!

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    1. thankyou! I was really pleased when this idea just jumped into my head right away - I usually have to do quite a bit of doodling before something really grabs me :)

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  3. This is so wonderful, I agree with Leanne it is fantastic.
    Chrissie

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  4. Very Nice!!! These tangles really lend themselves to your design wonderfully!!! So airy and light!!!

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  5. simple yet so very effective in beauty, style and elegance. good job!!

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  6. This is really gorgeous. I love this one very much. A wonderfull beauty.

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  7. Wow, this is fantastic, especially with the touch of colour.

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  8. Sweet, the perfect solution of combining these two tangles.

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  9. Oh wow, beautiful! Love the tangled art.

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  10. Oh my gosh! This is a perfect use of these two tangles. So simple, elegant, and beautiful!

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  11. This is perfect. I agree with LeeAnn I would love to copy too.

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  12. It is beautiful, I love the colors!

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  13. This tile is gorgeous; and frankly, is the first rendition of assunta that I really liked. You have taken a very structured tangle and made it beautifully organic. NOW it goes well with mooka, which is one of my fav tangles.

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    1. thankyou :) I do love the flow of mooka - I haven't really used it all that much, yet :) I had fun finding a way to make assunta fit in with it - I would probably struggle with it as a full, connected pattern, am hoping to have a play though, and find out.

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  14. Смотрится фантастично!

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  15. I think is so pretty. It's like being in a garden.

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  16. just so perfect!! in essence with your naturalistic organic 'style'. I hang out on Monday nights waiting for the weeks challenge and often can't leave it until the next day, so another late night Monday!! :))

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    1. are you in AU, too? I am normally tucked up in bed by the time the challenge is posted, but this week I was messing around finishing up a drawing. It usually takes me some time doodling ideas till I can think of something I want to go with, too, so this instant response to a challenge is probably a very rare occurence for me!

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  17. I really like your combination here. Mooka has such a delicate feel to it anyway and combining Assunta as violets is simply genius. Such a special tile and so inspiring.

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  18. What a beautiful, delicate piece of art.

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  19. Thanks, everyone for such positive feedback :) I was really happy with this one when I finished it, but as I was working on it between 11pm-midnight (a late night for me), my judgement may have been skewed! lol! glad to know it wasn't :)

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  20. Laying on the floor, flabbergasted....This is so pretty. I never would've come close to even imagining anything like this. Your mooka is so beautiful and free flowing and assunta violets--so sweet! Just gorgeous...I am in awe! Love!!

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  21. Lovely work, such an easy solution to the challenge!

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  22. Hi Helen, I left my comment on your other blog- I hope you'll find it.
    Barbara

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  23. Now this is really pleasing to the eye! Delicate and gorgeous!

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  24. You have created the cutest assunta, love your mooka also!

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