Archive of ‘Button Art’ category

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Postquilts by Lori Ray

If you’re following my blog I mentioned yesterday that I would be posting our designers from Quilt Market that we featured at the Houston Quilt Show this past weekend. Today I introduce you to Lori Ray who created these adorable “postquilts” – but first about Lori… “I have been sewing since I was six years […] Read more…

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Elsa Schiaparelli

Today I would like to show some love for one of my favorite designers of the past, Elsa Schiaparelli. She was one of the most prominent fashion figures between the two World Wars. Although her aesthetic was fantastically quirky, controversial, and specific, it is not difficult to find traces of her style being emulated throughout […] Read more…

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Fall Is In The Air – Lets Dye Buttons!

Fall and dying buttons – what do they have in common for this blog? Okay I’ll answer but there are so many answers to this question; 1.  I wanted to show you how to dye Wood Buttons. 2. Fall is my best time of the year because of all the variations of color! 3. We […] Read more…

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Halloween Button Art Pumpkin

Wanted to create something fun and whimsical for the Halloween season and with Button Art  creating such a stir how could I resist.  I actually created this for Hancock Fabrics and was featured in their Halloween Inspirational Pamphlet along with some additional inspirational projects. Although I did not create step outs here are some easy follow […] Read more…

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Button Artist Belle Papiers Interview

If you’ve searched for “button art” on Pinterest or Google Images chances are you’ve run into the gorgeous detailed button art creations by Belle Papiers.  They are usually very detailed for 1-layered button art which personally blows me away.  The colorful shading and the lines are so defined around each object it makes it hard […] Read more…

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American Flag Button Art

Oh say can you see that my next project celebrates the upcoming holiday Memorial Day!  American Flag Button Art – we need to remember the men and women who have died in our military service for the United States… It also signifies the start of family gatherings – barbecues, summer vacations (okay I know we need to […] Read more…

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