Friday, May 30, 2008

aari embroidery

hi friends,
as schools are opening, i got to keep away from my blog for quit few days. let me come back after few days with more photo's. till then wait for me.bye.

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

channa drumstick curry

cooked channa -1cup,
drumstick or murungaikkai -1,boiled,
onion -1,
tomatto -1or2,
ginger garlick paste -1tsp,
fennal seeds -1tsp,
cinnamon,clove and cardamom-little,
curry leaf,
srilankan curry powder - 2-3tsp,


red chilli powder -2tsp,
corriander powder -2tsp,
turmeric powder 1/2tsp,
coconut milk -1cup

add oil to tava,
add cinnamon,cardamom,cloves and fenal seeds,
add ginger garlick paste,
add onion when turns transperant add tomatto,
add all masal powders and roast,
add channa and drumstick,
crush little channa say about 10, and add to it,
add coconut milk and salt.
add curry leaf.

aari embroidery

hi friends, here i'm uploading again some of basic steps,
it's a see trough fabric, you can clearly see the thread lying on ground and i'm holding the thread,
it's a rimjim thread.

in next picture, it's the method of how to hold the needle.

and you can see, the tip of the needle turning towards my left.

Tuesday, May 27, 2008

aari embroidery

hi, this is my new aari frame.
this is very tiny, and only for learning purpose.
this is almost like japanese embroidery frame.
main bar doesn't have any holes.
side bar consists adjusting holes.
i've tide thick,flat rope to main bar, to which gaada cloth is going to be added.
this is 2 1/2 feet. this too needs stand.

aari embroidery

hi, this is aari frame. this is 4 1/2 feet.

you have 4 wooden bars.
2 main bars and 2 cross bars.
in cross bar you'll have small holes, this is for adjustment.i've 60 holes in it.
in main bar you'll have big holes for tying rope, with which you'll stitch gaada cloth.i've 9 holes in this bar.

nails are used for adjustments,strong nails.
i've shown the frame lying on ground without stand.just frame need stand to place it very first post has that.
you can see the gaada cloth, both side of the main'll attach the materials to it.

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