Artichoke in Bloom

I created a pre-felt texture with the colors of the leaves at maturity, shades of green and purple in merino wool.  Then I cut out the leaves and stitched around each one so that I could cup them before stitching them onto the matching felted shape of the artichoke. The Blossom was felted with pink merino and eyelash fuchsia yarn. I  stitched on glass beads on the tips of each leave to represent the thistle points.


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About Peggy j Schadler

Multimedia abstract artist: I enjoy finding interesting elements of the environment, using some found objects and fusing them with different media, to create my abstract expressions.


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