Lily of the Valley Mini

2012
15″ x 15″

Border: Hand-dyed raw silk by Linda M Designs
Center: Silk/Cotton blend (Radiance by Robert Kaufman)
Orient and Wool Batt
Superior Threads: Metallic and silk
Original design

This is based on a childhood memory of a planting bed outside my home of Lily of the Valley and ferns. It is a vivid memory filled with the heavy perfume of the flowers and the musty, earthy smell of the ferns. I would crouch in the bed and be surrounded by the smells and beauty of the plantings..

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