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yellow galoshes
yellow galoshes
acrylic and hand embroidery on antique hand woven linen
6" x 6" x 3 1/2"
2012

Yellow galoshes is embroidered with soy silk, bamboo, and cotton floss on antique homespun linen that is more than 100 years old. The porcelain doll arms are from Germany and were dug from the earth from the grounds of an old doll factory that operated between 1850-1910. It is framed in a reclaimed barn wood frame.It is backed in hand-dyed antique linen and rayon/wool blend felt. The piece measures 6 inches x 6 inches by 3 1/2 inches. It can be hung on the wall or can sit on a table or shelf.