Freehand Machine Stitched Brian

$275.00


“Watch Children” is a new series, based on contour line drawings I did of my high school students when I taught in my previous life. These were part of a series of Paintings that I created back in 2005, and were the last series of paintings that I did before transitioning into a fiber artist. For this series of fiber pieces, I have added bird heads to my teenagers . that are now watching over precious seeds and pollinators needed for our eco system to continue and for their bird lives to thrive. Each piece features freehand machine stitching ,to imitate my ink drawings, a variety of fabrics for texture , overlay and pattern. Frame can easily be removed for staining or painting.

Each piece features freehand machine stitching ,to imitate my ink drawings, a variety of fabrics for texture , overlay and pattern. Frame can easily be removed for staining or painting.


This piece is titled "Brian" and is based off of my painting with the same title. Brian has a barred owl head with a teenager bodies and is freehand machine stitched on organza and appliqué on cotton fabric. The pinecone is freehand machine stitched on felt and appliquéd and reinforced stitched , along with the figures onto cotton fabric.

This final piece is stretched on a wooden painting panel . This piece can be purchased framed or unframed.The frame is made by neighbor who is a retired carpenter and can take up to a couple of weeks to get complete if it is currently unavailable framed. The frame is a high quality pine that is thick enough for the piece to sit on a shelf or mantle, but also can be hanged on a wall. The dimensions of the framed work is 9.5" X 9.5" X 2"
Unframed dimensions are 8" X 8" X 1.5"

The frame is thick enough that the piece can stand on its own if you wanted to display it on a mantel or shelf.


A metal D-ring is screwed into the back for ready hanging.

Works well in a grouping!

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