Sunday, December 30, 2012
Some painters transform the sun into a yellow spot, others transform a yellow spot into the sun.
— Pablo Picasso (1881–1973)
The rose garden design at either end, with merry-go-round descending kiku herring bone stitching around the middle.
Thread wrap in midnight blue; S12 division. Embroidery in lots of shades of blues and yellows, with highlights in metallic gold and silver. The quote by Pablo Picasso is in the bell box along with brass rings that make a quiet traditional rattle. Circumference: 10.625 inches / 27 cm; diameter: 3.38 inches / 8.59 cm. Completed 30 December 2012 (no. 235).
Sold to benefit Kiva.org.