He just turned out looking like this.
So I thought He looked like a Sneaky Pete!
I used a pattern from Gloria Lowell.
I didn't like his ears stuffed with polyfill.
So I cut out some canvas and stuffed his ears.
I loved it!
Well I had some stitches that were
obvious, so I thought I would hide
them with a little wool roving!
The pattern also had a body with arms,
and it was stuffed in a rusty spring.
That didn't work for me.
So the head just layed around,
for a couple days anyway.
I kept picking the head up,
and thought should I make wings?
What would it look like if I stuck
a textile bobbin inside?
Maybe I could attach a wire,
and make it an ornie.....
So I went to the Log Cabin Antiques
shop yesterday, and bought two
All of a sudden, it clicked!!!
I could attach the head to the
potato masher. Voila!
My eyes strayed to a piece of fabric
that I sewed to be a body or something
and it was just abandoned.
NOTHING goes to waste.
I just modified it to be a band behind
the bunnies head.
And the wool roving?
I also used some for his nose and
mouth details. I love this stuff!
Stay tuned for more bunnies with 'tude!