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Sunday, July 11, 2010

Some color experiments just don't work


The idea was to attach a small ceramic mezuzah cover to a small quilt so I could have a mezuzah for my office. It's not always possible to screw the mezuzah cover to the wall. 

I started out with a nice piece of fabric with some fancy stitches and fancy threads. Then I put the mezuzah cover on the fabric and YUCK! 

I'll try again using an off white fabric. 

1 comment:

lyric said...

what if you layered one piece of, perhaps turquoise fabric, nice raw edges fraying a bit - just under the ceramic - to set it off from the fabric. I think there just isn't enough contrast between two very nice pieces.