18. Jan, 2018

The Man with a Spanner on His Shoulder

Well here is the completed thread painting of Steve McCurry's man in a Blue turban with a large spanner on his shoulder. I picked up an eye infection from getting something in my eye when we were clearing up some branches that came down in a storm so it has been a bit of a mission to keep going on this one. But now he is painted and ready to take his place in the quilt. Maybe I will try and start Steve himself tomorrow. I will see how my eye is. The drape of the clothes in this one was quite a challenge. I am still not sure I have it quite correct but I am very pleased with the face. I have had to put him on sideways to display all of him. For some reason the program kept cutting the bottom half of him off when I rotated the photo