I hate to be the one to interrupt my mom's various series that you are all engrossed in.但我曾要求张贴我去年夏天为我的兄弟姐妹制作的结婚礼物的照片。
而且，事实是，that they're more seasonally appropriate now than they were in the summer,因为这是一种复活节手艺，人们通常会在四旬斋期间生产。Anyone out there heard of Pysanky??
I needed to work up to that tradition of giving them away.After a lot of mental preparation,I made one for a friend on her wedding — but didn't think it was good enough to give.几年后，I took the leap and designed one for a coworker on the occasion of his daughter's birth.
I have preparatory process for any pysanky I do,但我需要这些特别的鸡蛋才能做对。第一阶段始终是二维的草图。这是给罗西和菲利普的鸡蛋。我的灵感来自罗西的婚礼：她选择的颜色和她的标志花，lavender.
How will the shell take the dye (this varies,literally,每一个鸡蛋？我必须非常耐心，一旦我开始直接在外壳上绘制草图，就要花点时间。
开始，我做了一个标准尺寸的平山卡来测试颜色和设计理念。This helped me develop the sketch phase of my full-sized project.（这也是一个从我的系统中找出一些错误的好机会。）