"Know Your Own Strength"
Small, soft sculpture made from English Paper Pieced patchwork. Teacup and saucer, embroidered teabag and handmade miniature spoon.
I made this little cup and saucer in one sitting without looking up after I had a crisis of confidence a couple of days ago. I had a brew, picked up a needle and started to sew.
Cup 5 x 3.5cm plus handle
Saucer 8.5cm diameter
Teabag 4cm square, Contains removeable sachet of Lemon Balm from my garden and has a drawstring to fill with whatever you like. Heart shaped, metal and fabric tab.
Spoon 4.5 cm adapted from a Jewellery finding
This work is currently available in the gift shop at The Rheged Centre, Penrith, Cumbria supporting the "THREAD : Contemporary Textiles" Exhibition.