Oriental Poppies Exotic Flower Textile Embroidery Kit - Rowandean Embroidery Kit, Oriental Poppies, from the Exotic Flowers Range. NEW - just released. A bold, beautiful design that uses easy stitches, with stunning texture created by the use of richly coloured organza for instant effect.
England-born and living in Kenya, Sophie Standing embroiders intense portraits of African wildlife. The images are beautiful, impressionistic messes of overlapping threads and florals at unusual angles. The overall effect is a high-energy vibration of life, her perception of nature’s beauty. "Charging Elephant" by Sophie Standing. Via Hi-Fructose Magazine.