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Nile Riverbank slow stitch embroidery

Regular price £25.00

One-off slow stitch embroidery (only one available)
Silk and voile on padded linen
Embroidered area is 4" x 4" (105mmx105mm)
This slow stitch mbroidery is called Nile Riverbank because of the tall fan like grasses that appeared out of nowhere, reminding us of the Egyptian heirolgyphics with the servants fanning the Pharoahs... back in the room!
Ivory voile, mink silk taffeta, pale grey silk taffeta, fuchsia pink silk dupion are layered over a pad of batting (used for making quilts) to give it some depth. A variety of embroidery stitches keeps the layers in place over a self stripe, cream slub linen.