Hand in Glove

 

gloves comp 2

In January I posted “Unfinished Project #1” as part of a resolution to complete this year some of the many things I started in years past.  This is a collaboration with Nina:  we each took one hand of a pair of gloves and remade it, and now they are coming together again.  Even though the vintage gloves I bought on Etsy turned out to be difficult to work with–it’s a very dense synthetic knit and hard to both stitch and color–I think they work as reflections of our art.  And they also look good together.

gloves comp 1

Nina used colored pencil and marker, and I used embroidery floss and buttons.  She likes bones and I like eyes and masks.

We will definitely do another collaboration, but with more forgiving materials.

And I’m ready for unfinished project #2.  Not sure I’ll be able to attain a once a month completion rate, but I’m off to a good start.

https://methodtwomadness.wordpress.com/2015/01/03/unfinished-project-1/

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5 responses to “Hand in Glove”

  1. kirkistan says :

    I like your approach to projects.

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  2. memadtwo says :

    “There’s a hand in a fisted glove, and the eagle flies with the dove, and if you can’t be with the one you love, love the one you’re with”
    Love you Kerfe! Best collaborator ever!

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