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Challenge #109

This weeks Diva Challenge was fun - I love wrapping things around parallel lines - particularly threads around needles and have done this a few times (check out my gallery if you want to see some examples).

For my challenge piece I went along a similar route, keeping it simple, and less freeform using straight lines between the parallel bars. Hopefully I might get a bit of time to play around with patterns going over the bars, too.



  1. You always surprise me with you creative and beautiful work. you really have a very special style.
    This one again is AMAZING!

  2. wow, amazing ow you did this. It looks like a shaken hammock. So simple and yet so beautiful

  3. oh wow.
    I envy your talent, I realy do.
    I know I should not but sometimes.......

  4. The wrapping of string to dowel is just right! I love your mind! Is the heat still hanging on? I hope you have had a reprieve, we have, why spring is here....I am holding my breath to see if it stays and then I will have to worry about summer heat!

    1. Thanks, LeeAnn! We have finally had a bit of cooler weather - and may actually get some rain over the weekend! I think we'll get a bit more warm weather but the worst of it is over. Lucky you being able to enjoy Spring - such a fabulous time in the garden :) I love it!

  5. Beautiful! You are so very talented and I love seeing your unique style on the challenges each week!

  6. It has already been said, but I have to say it one more time...beautiful and unique! love your style.

  7. Wonderful Helen! I did one around bamboo - of course nothing like this masterpiece :)

  8. I knew it would be in your own, amazing style but this beats everything!!

  9. This is so totally unique and beautiful, like all of your work.

  10. Oh wow. It's like a hammock getting tangled in the wind. Great movement.

  11. OH wow! You always come up with the most amazing ideas, simple and sublime!

  12. So dainty and pretty. I love how you stay true to your personal style, regardless of the theme...amazing work,Helen.

  13. Your work is always so amazing!very cool!


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