Tulip 2009

The pillow and table runner were created by experimenting with the shapes of brush strokes when using acrylic paint. The first piece was the red table runner, made on fine linen. Both pillows were done black/gray on coarse linen.

Red Bell (1991)

Stitched on linen (12 threads per centimeter).

DMC (Dansk Blomstergarn):

TTTT = 352 (12) Cross stitch + backstitch “line”

…. = White (600)

Backstitches “squiggle” = 791 (23)

Backstitches “dot” = 603 (37)

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Blue Bell (1991)

Stitched on linen (12 threads per centimeter).

DMC (Dansk Blomstergarn):

3333 = 603 (37) Cross-stitch + backstitch “squiggle”

XXXX = 794 (229)

. . . . = White (600)

Bachstitch “line” 791 (23)

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