Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Eileen Wintemute Mug Rug

Eileen Wintemute made four mug rugs for the Beyond the Edge Holiday Exchange. Two of her mug rugs are shown below. The feathers were stenciled on to ice dyed fabric using oil paint sticks. White acrylic paint was also used in some areas as a highlight. The rugs were free motion machine quilted. The edge is a wide flat yarn couched to the edge. The rugs measure 8" x 10". 


Monday, April 5, 2021

Mia Bloom Post Card

 Mia Bloom made four post card art pieces for the Beyond the Edge Holiday Exchange. One of her post cards is shown below. It is raw edge collaged with a variety of fabrics and paper. It is also machine stitched in a grid pattern. The backing is card stock and has a printed message. The "artist friend sister" texting is also on card stock. The card measures approximately 4" x 6". 

Friday, March 5, 2021

Cynthia Catlin Mug Rug

Cynthia Catlin made four beautiful mug rugs for the Beyond the Edge Holiday Exchange. One of her rugs is shown below. It is made from cotton fabrics and stitched with gold metallic thread. A place for your mug has been designed into the rug too! The rug measures 9" x 6". 

Friday, February 5, 2021

Teresa Shippy Mug Rug

This post shows the four mug rugs created by Teresa Shippy for the Beyond the Edge Holiday Exchange. Teresa made these using ribbons, home decor fabric, sheers and a lot of fun stitching. 

The rugs measure approximately 6" x 4.5".

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Laura Bisagna - Mug Rug

This Holiday Season we decided to do a Mug Rug or Small Art Piece Exchange. This post shows one of the mug rugs created by Laura Bisagna for this exchange. Laura has been creating with hexagons over the last few months. 

The mug rug measures about 8" x 10" and is made with batik fabrics.

Thursday, October 1, 2020