Tuesday, November 29, 2011

my ornament tree this year

Here is a picture of my ornament tree with all my tatted and my moms knitted ornaments on it.

Thursday, November 10, 2011

New ornaments

So far I have nine ornaments for my new book H hope to get out in the spring. here are pictures of them you might of seen a few of them before like the spider, but I wanted to show them all again. These pictures might not be the best I used my phone to take them. Sorry

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

What I have been up to

Sorry I have no pictures but I have been tatting on a project for Hector, it is a Nina Libin pattern, I have made a few of them and now I an working on the finishing of them but I cant show them until later. Sorry. But I had to let you know I have been busy tatting. I am hoping to get back my Christmas ornaments soon.

Friday, October 7, 2011

My Grandson 3rd Birthday Gifts that i have made for him

Here is pictures of what i have been up to for the last two weeks getting ready for my grandson's birthday party. His big day is tomorrow!

Thursday, October 6, 2011

Here are my projects that I have done from my trip from Canada I have completed 4 projects from the 4 classes that I had taken I think this is the first time I have completed all the projects from a tat days .

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Canada Tat Days

Here are a few pictures from the tat days. Had a good time it was great!!

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

What i have been up to

I have been tatting still i am working on Christmas ornaments again i am trying to design more i have seven new ones so far so maybe i will have another book out in the spring . I will post pictures after i get back this weekend i am off to Canada for the fringe element tatting weekend. I cant wait to see all my great tatting friends there.

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

25 motif challenge

Here is motif 11 a tatted alligator( Dianna Stevens Pattern) I have made this 3 times now. Now i am off to tat a bear.

Thursday, September 8, 2011

25 motif challenge

Here is another tatted cat this is number 10 for the challenge!!

Monday, September 5, 2011

25 motif challenge

here is motif number 9! Tatted Elephant i have left the strings to sew it on fabric. It is from tatted animals by Inga Madsen.

25 motif challenge

Here is motif 8! Debbie Arnolds little octopus!

Friday, September 2, 2011

25 motif challenge

Here is a frog (Pam Palmers) and a fish (Jane Eboralls)

My next big Project!

I want to do a animal tatted alphabet, I think i have most of the patterns i need for this project so far!
A is for Alligator I have Dianna Stevens Bookmark pattern
B is for Bear I have 12 tatted animals book
C is for Cat 12 Tatted Animals book
D is for Dolphin Jane Eborall pattern
E is for Elephant Jane Eborall pattern
F is for Fish Jane Eborall Pattern
G is for Giraffe 12 Tatted Animals book
H is for Hippo Jane Eborall Pattern
I is for
J is for
K is for Kangaroo Jane Eborall Pattern
L is for Lobster Jane Eborall Pattern
M is for Mercat Jane Eborall Pattern
N is for
O is for Octopus Debbie Aronold pattern
P is for Penguin Jane Eborall Pattern
Q is for Queen Bee no patter yet
R is for Rabbit no pattern yet or maybe a Rooster! Jane Eborall Pattern
S is for Snail 12 tatted animals book
T is for Turtle no pattern yet
U is for Unicorn 12 tatted animals book (horse)
V is for Vampire Bat Mark Meyes Pattern
W is for
X is for Xenicidae (wren) Jane Eborall Pattern
Y is for Yard Ant pattern from the web not sure who
Z is for Zebra no pattern yet

Any good patterns for the ones i need that you know of or for the letters i am not sure of yet??

Well i haven't been tatting much lately

But i have been to the New York state fair 5 times so far i took my grandson twice and it was so much fun. He thinks all of the animals are his and should come home with us. Here is a few pictures of him at the fair.

Thursday, August 25, 2011

New York State Fair

Ok i went after work and knitting won this year one person got fourth place with tatting the rest of the tatting got honorable mention. Here are some pictures!

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

New York State Fair

The fair opens tomorrow and i am going after work to see what beat my doily!!!! I cant wait to see what it is!

Friday, August 19, 2011

New York State Fair results

The big doily only got Honorable mention!
This spider got a blue bribbon for first place in original design Section.

This snowflake got a first place blue ribbon!
I still have one more item i am waiting to hear about!

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

25 motif challenge

here is another one of Kareys bag patter that I used beads on I like this one much better I think the beads fit the thread and pattern much better.

Monday, August 15, 2011

25 motif challenge

Here are two motifs of Karey Solomon it it from her Tatting Y2K calendar, It is a bag pattern but i have only done one side so far and then i started the other side and had the idea of doing it with beads instead of chains and i think it turned out OK. This is motif 3 and 4.

Friday, August 12, 2011

Big Doily

Here is a picture of the doily just before I took it to the State Fair today!

25 motif challenge

Here is number 2 a Iguana it is a TIAS from Jane E in 2009 from Palmettos.

Dolphin first of my 25 motif challenge

Here is a scan of a dolphin i tatted this week from Jane E. Wonderful site!! I am working on another of her right now maybe it will be done tonight!

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

25 motif challenge

So I joined this challenge and now I need to get tatting some more, I have to also get started on my christmas tatting!

Ann Orr Doily

Here is a scan after I finished row 8 and I had started row 9 because I wasn't near a scanner. It will look much neater after i get row 9 attached!