Tuesday, October 2, 2012

this world is but a canvas

This world is but a canvas to our imagination.
— Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

Wrapped bands. Thread wrap silver-brown. S6 division with extra guidelines, in perle #8. Embroidery in deep teal blue, brown, dark moss silver green, and olive brown, plus a bit of light moss green. The quote by Henry Davis Thoreau is in the bell box along with brass rings that make a quiet traditional rattle. Circumference: 11 inches / 28 cm; diameter: 3.5 inches / 8.9 cm. Completed 1 October 2012 (no. 171).

Sold to benefit Kiva.org.

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