Decided to try a new-to-me technique today with this second self-portrait. It’s both regular and reverse applique and sort of inspired by my friend Dan‘s stencil quilting.

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Design: freehand sketch of contours of a flash photo
Materials: osnaburg cotton, Kona cotton, and muslin scraps; unknown red print; DMC cotton embroidery floss
Techniques: regular and reverse applique by machine; hand finished with satin stitch
Stitchery size: 7″ x 10″