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Hand embroidered diorama using antique and reclaimed materials.
night flight
mixed media embroidery
6" x 6" x 3 1/2"
2011

Night flight is embroidered with soy silk, bamboo, wool and cotton floss on antique homespun linen. The porcelain doll arm is from Germany and was dug from the earth from the grounds of an old doll factory that operated between 1890-1910. It is framed in a reclaimed barnwood frame. It is backed in antique linen and rayon/wool blend felt.