I transferred them onto cotton fabric via my printer and machine sewed them onto the off white/cream cotton substrate. I hand embroidered around them for quilting and added buttons for embellishment.
I thought the little hanging sign gave a restaurant menu look to it.
The words are machine sewn free motion style.
The middle picture drawn from a photo Carlos gave me of his family is the focal point.
It's Carlos when he was younger (left), and his mom and dad who own and operate
Around the sides I have sewn my drawings in wallet sized photos showing the people who gather to enjoy a meal there.
I always order the same thing so I sewed my order to this banner along one side. The red, white and green ribbon represents the colors of the Mexican Flag.
And this drawing shows my meal.