Portraits

Portraits

Individual and unique hand stitched and machine stitched line drawings created using needle and thread as pen and ink.

Portraits

Portraits

Individual and unique hand stitched and machine stitched line drawings created using needle and thread as pen and ink.

Kath 18 & 88

Kath 18 & 88

Hand and machine stitched drawings on canvas

Two portraits depicting my mother in law aged 18 (based on an old sepia photograph) and aged 88 (based on a photograph of Kath enjoying a family celebration)

Each portrait 30" x 50"

Kath 18

Kath 18

Kath 18

Kath 18

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Kath 88

Kath 88

Kath 88

Kath 88

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Kath 88

Kath 88

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Pearl - Commission

Pearl - Commission

Hand tinted, hand and machine stitched drawing on canvas

Queen

Queen

Stitched drawing with silk, metallic and other threads using a limited palette of whites, greys and blacks, on medium weight canvas.

size 33"x44" framed

Queen

Queen

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Queen

Queen

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Queen

Queen

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Queen

Queen

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Zak's Dad - Commission

Zak's Dad - Commission

Hand tinted, hand and machine stitched drawing on canvas

Zak's Dad

Zak's Dad

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Zak's Dad

Zak's Dad

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Zak's Dad

Zak's Dad

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Chris Ofili

Chris Ofili

Hand stitched and machine stitched portrait with hand tinted colour on canvas

size 16"x 20"

Chris Ofili - Detail

Chris Ofili - Detail

Chris Ofili - Detail

Chris Ofili - Detail

Oma - Commission

Oma - Commission

Hand and machine stitched drawing on canvas

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Timothy

Timothy

Machine stitched drawing showing reverse of canvas 

Timothy

Timothy

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Chloe - Commission

Chloe - Commission

Drawn with thread using hand stitch and  domestic sewing machine stitching.

Background colour hand printed using dysperse dyes.

size 24"x 30"

Chloe

Chloe

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Chloe

Chloe

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Ellie - commission

Ellie - commission

Hand and machine stitched drawing on canvas

Ellie

Ellie

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Claus

Claus

Hand and machine stitched drawing showing reverse of canvas

Claus

Claus

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Ollie

Ollie

Hand and machine stitched drawing on canvas

Rabbit - Sold

Rabbit - Sold

Hand and machine stitched drawing on canvas

Rabbit

Rabbit

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Rabbit

Rabbit

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Gladys  - Commission

Gladys - Commission

Hand and machine stitched drawing on canvas

Gladys

Gladys

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Esther & Hannah

Esther & Hannah

Hand stitched drawing on canvas

James

James

Hand tinted, hand and machine stitched drawing on canvas

James

James

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Trudy

Trudy

Hand and machine stitched drawing on canvas

Trudy

Trudy

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Hannah Grace

Hannah Grace

Machine stitched drawing showing reverse of canvas

Andy

Andy

Hand and machine stitched drawing on canvas

Andy

Andy

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Andy

Andy

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Chloe

Chloe

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