In The Centre of the Body is the Soul

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In The Centre of the Body is the Soul
82.3 in
79.2 in
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If it were possible to be completely intuitive with such a painstaking medium as hand embroidery, I would claim that this piece is. I trusted my thinking hands as they worked with archetypal shapes in the central medallion and through each of the borders. This self-portrait grew from the center. We who stitch are able to enter into a space separate from the rest of the world.
cotton, embroidery floss, buttons, sequins, fabric paint, cotton threads
hand embroidery, hand piecework, hand applique, machine piecework, hand quilting

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