Epitaphs and Embroidery

I’ve done a little work on the white coffin, and am just trying to decide what should go into the little cartouche on the top.  I put R.I.P. on the black one, but I’m thinking of putting Ex. 26:36 on it (For the entrance to the tent make a curtain of blue, purple and scarlet yarn and finely twisted linen – the work of an embroiderer.)  What do you think?

Here’s one of the little blue flowers.  It’s made with Rajmahal Art Silk in bullion knots.

In my next post I’ll show you the thing that has been distracting me from my white embroideries.  It’s embroidery as well, but not white.

About inlovewiththreads

Welcome to In Love With Threads! My name is Heather and I live near beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada with my two cats, Pedro and Fitz. I have been embroidering for as long as I can remember. I love playing with threads and fibres and creating beautiful things with them.
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