Medium: wool embroidery on cotton foundation Technique: embroidered in running, blanket, chain, feather, couching and satin stitches on plain weave
embroidery & stitching
Research in Progress
Embroidered picture with a scene from the American West showing a low hill with flowers on a vine and cacti. In the middle ground are two horses with riders before a lake leading to hills sparsely covered with evergreens and several clusters of houses which lead to a lake on the extreme left and right. In the background are distant mountain peaks under a grey sky with clouds. Picture is framed by foundation fabric. Colors are predominantly muted purple, orange-red, muted blue-green, tan and gray.