June 29, 2009

Poetic shrub

sleepy shrub, originally uploaded by whimsiology.

Oh my goodness! I just stumbled upon this on Flickr and don't you agree that I just HAD TO post this?

This is one of the things I love about embroidery. All the different forms it takes, sometimes completely unexpected. The imagery here is whimsical and poetic; and the use of stitching is just beautiful I love the little flowers and the colours.

Do yourself a favour and go check out the rest of whimsiology's photostream!


  1. This is amazing! The little flowers seem to be floating just above the fabric!

  2. this is truly wonderous! It is beautiful.

  3. Thank you so much for posting my work on your blog!

  4. This reminds me a bit of the Nowhere Man from the Beatles' movie "The Yellow Submarine."


  5. this is great we're hopping along to look at the flickr profile! this is just so inspired!