This cute Fox design, the second in the 'woodland creatures' series by Becky Hogg. The Fox is embroidered in 3 Metalwork techniques over layers of felt padding. Metalwork embroidery is a technique seen throughout history on pieces. The Fox has Antique Gold, Silver, and Copper metal threads in a variety of stitches including Couching, Chipping and Cutwork, all traditional skills in this beautiful style of embroidery. Measures approximately 8x6cm, and the wooden hoop is 11cm diameter.
The following photos are from the classrooms at my school. My colleagues have created such glorious spaces. I am going to post a series of elements. Today’s element is lighting. There are two main types of lighting in today’s photos – twinkle lights and lamps. Twinkle lights add a layer of magic and wonder. It …
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Rina Dragunova is a Saint Petersburg-based photographer and makeup artist who blends portraiture and still life with vivid and otherworldly imagery. Featured here is a selection of her darker works, all of which explore the ominous crossroads of beauty, death, and transformation.