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Stitch Meditations

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Brand new hand embroidery pieces on vintage linen cloth. Each piece is meticulously hand stitched in an act of slow, careful, thoughtful meditation on line, pattern, repetition and colour. Framed professionally in unglazed, light wood frames with an hanging loop on the back.

1. Rock Strata. Zig zag lines of stitching on vintage linen with border. Threads are varied textures in greys, neutrals, dusky pinks. Framed on light beige. Embroidery 21x22cm. Frame 32cm square. Signed and dated 2019.

2. Soil Sample. Dense close stitching in straight lines like grains of rice in cotton threads, in pinks, browns and greys. There is lots of texture in this piece, which is embroidered onto an old linen cloth with cutwork border and whitework embroidery in the corners. Embroidery 24x22cm. Framed on cream. Frame 42x32cm. Signed and dated 2019