I am very interested in modern art. There is something about the colours and design that really appeals to me. Specifically minimalist art. I find myself looking at these pieces much more than others. Some reach out and speak to me while others quietly whisper. It forces me stop, to listen, and think.
I had only stitched the orange blanket stitch and thought it was complete. Yet, I kept putting it back into the container to wait. I stitched a few others. Then it popped to the surface and I added more stitches. Now its journey is complete.
French knots and a Y-stitch on hand dyed cotton sprinkled with salt. Is it the ocean or the sky?
- YouTube: Handiworks. Hand Embroidery for Beginners: 10 types of leaves. (starts with fly stitch)
Waiting and stitching to the finish — one stitch at a time!