Detail from 'Hiding' - framed work
Fox hiding in amongst brambles under a fir tree. Sewn in cotton and silk on a black cotton sateen background.
'Rockpool' framed work.
Ruby Sea anemones in applique red velvet with silk embroidery. Limpets and barnacles surrounded by Thrift.
'The Lookout' framed work
Mounds of heather and gorse flank a path down to the cliffs and sea, with a few hidden bugs.
Clouded Yellow butterfly brooch
Silk reverse applique butterfly surrounded by bell heather on a flax linen background
by Diane Butcher have a look at the gallery for more examples of my work