It's inevitable: Every time I purge hoarded objects, I discover "I really could have used that." These and more great ideas here for applique (perhaps inspired by a hoard of pretty scraps) by a talented artist !
Button Animal Arts!!!
What amazing button animal arts they are!
Buttons on canvas idea
Spider button, spider button, fastens whatever a spider button can.
How to sew on a button - let me count the ways! Checkout this awesome image, showing a multitude of different ideas for sewing on buttons. Definitely a way to add a new design element and couture touch to your creations.
Japanese embroidery examples on this site
just an idea.instead of putting finished product in a hoop, stretch it over small wood frame or book