This piece uses a vintage image of a bee combined with contemporary appliqué and embroidery inspired by natural motifs and the blues and golds of summer, especially the colour/texture of wisteria and ears of wheat. The picure measures 143mm x 95mm. The mount measures 202mm x 152mm. The piece comes unframed for you to choose your own style of frame. It is a complete original and only one has been made.
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In my work I like to take a vintage detailed image in black and juxtapose it with contemporary appliqué cottons and emboidery. I like the way that this often puts that very detailed image in a setting slightly at odds with its' normally associated surroundings. With this picture I had found a beautifully detailed engraving of a bee and wanted to make a series of pictures with that as the starting point. I really enjoy the process of making choices about pattern, colour, shapes and placement of the elements of the picture and I like the way this is all grounded around a detailed image from another era.
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