making sense stitch by stitch

Posted: January 25, 2017 by Mo Crow in Braille for the Soul, It's Crow Time
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making sense of Sea Urchin III stitch by stitch
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each panel informs the next, held the urchin under the magnifying lens
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and realized each of the bumps look like a tiny breast replete with nipple & areole!
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felt is so easy to stitch & manipulate, this is fun!
stitching is like Braille for the Soul

Comments
  1. fiona says:

    I can only imagine how much fun Mo – it’s great fun just watching from here! I think stitching is about the only way to make sense of anything right now…keep stitching!

  2. arlee says:

    there’s much beauty in grey, and i like your in process shots.

  3. vdbolyard says:

    what a path of learning on this project.

  4. I love the subtlety of tone on tone.

  5. coloremartine says:

    So good to see something that makes sense and is beautiful too……………

    • Mo Crow says:

      (((Martine))) making sense of the intricate surfaces of the sea urchin one tiny stitch at a time… tenderly, gently in an attempt to understand these strange disturbing times

  6. Carol says:

    “Quietly listening with my fingertips” – that sums you up perfectly, Mo! What a beautiful project this is.

  7. Tammie says:

    This is gorgeous! I hope you share it when you complete it.

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