Margaret Atwood on Blue (2017)
Initially hand stitched onto fine calico using DMC threads.
Then cut out and transferred to a trapunto head pieces using open pearl goldwork strands woven with embroidery thread in silver. The head was than attached to blue felted stock and sewn to a canvas frame.The shawl is hand sewn in place and made from a silk headscarf.
Margaret Atwood is a prolific writer and truly excellent person.
Further reading: Margaret Atwood