Mothers Of Africa Square

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This was my First Square I created for the blanket. I used paint to first create the yellow circle to represent the sun, I then put down my stencils of the giraffes to add touches of red and orange to create an outline of the giraffes. I then went into stitch and outlines the giraffes in black. I then added some thick wool like material to create the bushes and added some beads to create texture. I was so pleased with the out come of this square. I though it looked simplistic yet effective. Representing mothering of animals in the heat. I thought the lines of beads added a great touch to my square because it was slightly different