HumBird Embroidery #09 unfinished

A perched green hummingbird with under his beak and white neck.

On “the tablecloth embroidery project” unfinished Hummingbird number 09 This HB character is a mixture of greens with a touch of red on the under side of his neck under his beak. His neck is going to be a white collar and I have not yet decided for sure how I will finish his wing. He is perched on a branch getting ready to taste a blossom.

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HumBird Embroidery #07

A orange and red bird with black outline and white neck.

On “the tablecloth embroidery project” finished Hummingbird number 07. This character is a mixture of oranges and reds with dark shadows outlined in black with a stark white neck. He is perched for a second so his wings are not in motion. A rather rare instance in Hummingbird life.

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HumBird Embroidery #06 finished

A lavender and purple guy with dark blue and black on his wings and tail feathers.

On “the tablecloth embroidery project” now finished Hummingbird number 06. This character is done being stiched. His feet are are a earth tone brown. His mixture of lavender and purples with dark blue shadows on his ever moving wings and tail feathers is a color combination used a lot in my watercolors.

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HumBird Embroidery #06 unfinished

He is a lavender and purple guy with dark blue and black on his wings and tail feathers.

On “the tablecloth embroidery project”not quite finished Hummingbird number 06. He is still in my hoop being stiched on. His feet are waiting for color stiches very patiently. Should they be orange or black or even maybe a dirty brown? Hmmmm. Will probably finish him tonight. He is a mixture of lavender and purples with dark blue shadows on his ever moving wings and tail feathers. I can’t wait to draw him just ready to reach into a bunch of nectar filled blossoms.

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HumBird Embroidery #05

I am sure I will draw him perching on a limb ready to reach into a nectar filled blossom.

On “the tablecloth embroidery project” just finished Hummingbird number 05. He is another orange guy with green and teal highlights on his wings and tail feathers. When the foliage gets drawn in I am sure I will draw him perching on a limb ready to reach into a nectar filled blossom.

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HumBird Embroidery #04

A busy moment frozen in mid-flight just as he reaches into a blossom for nectar …

Hummingbird number 04 just finished on “the tablecloth embroidery project”. He is a green capped dude with green and black on his wings and tail feathers. He has an orange body with yellow highlights. A busy moment frozen in mid-flight just as he reaches into a blossom for nectar when the foliage gets drawn in I am sure.

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HumBird Embroidery #03

He is another with blues and greens dude with white on his wings and an orange beak and feet.

Here is hummingbird number 03 just finished on “the current tablecloth”. He is another with blues and greens dude with white on his wings and an orange beak and feet. Am liking his under-belly view and wings spread out. A moment frozen in mid-flight.

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HumBird Embroidery #02

As these tablecloths progress I notice that I try many new techniques with the needlwork to try and get different effects.

Here is hummingbird number 02 on “the current tablecloth”. He is a mixture of blues, grey and green or teal with black accents. There is a new technique with the wing feathers to try and display the ever present movement as they fly. As these tablecloths progress I notice that I try many new techniques with the needlwork to try and get different effects.

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