I have certainly taken my time over this one, computer problems and life intervening of course. The block is a hand-pieced mix of linen, cottons and Japanese and Indian silks. The goddess figure is silk hand appliquéd. I am going to try to do everything by hand on this cloth.
Close-up of figure:
Green dyed circle:
Batik circle overlaid with green organza:
Complete for now, more stitching etc will be added when the blocks are pieced into a whole:
Been feeling I have lost direction of late – not really sure what is going on – the intervention of life/health events always cause bumps and glitches I know, those dreaded days of non-inspiration creep up on me as a result. Probably what I need to do is pick something up and just stitch those thoughts and feelings away.