Tea is no minor beverage (1)

Tea is no minor beverage continues.  In the book, The Elegance of the Hedgehog, tea is what brings people together and is important to the development of the characters.  Indeed, in her comment on my post at SEW, stickyfingers pointed out the institution that tea is in the UK (one of my favorite things about the UK!).  There are many who think that there's nothing that a cup of tea can't fix.  

Tea is no minor beverage (2)

I am nearly ready to add a backing to this and I think it will just be a backing behind the harem cloth foundation.  This thing will be light as a feather.

My studio is really coming along.  I got much of the furniture sorted out last week, put away some things still in boxes, and organized the closet.  Now I need to finish the design walls, put up a pinboard and hang some artwork on the walls.  In the meantime, my view from the studio:

View from the studio (1)