Fern Frond

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Original Design Hand Embroidery

©2017 Christina Fairley Erickson

I came across these incredible man-sized ferns in Kauai, Hawaii.  Photographs alone couldn’t capture the textural nature of these prehistoric looking fronds.

Materials and Techniques: Artist’s original photo printed on cotton, layered with colored tulle, hand-stitched with cotton embroidery floss, and hand-dyed silk threads.

Size:  9.5″w x 11.5″ h (framed)