Bifurcated (Red foliage), new work

As a woman who has a bifurcated life and a bifurcated body, I'm obsessed with things that are cut in half and then rejoined.

 Bifurcated (Red foliage), 2016. Hand embroidery on linen.

Bifurcated (Red foliage), 2016. Hand embroidery on linen.

I also appreciate when life grows from wounds.

 Detail from Bifurcated (Red foliage).

Detail from Bifurcated (Red foliage).

Stitches: Feather, fishbone, fly, straight stitch, back stitch and crossed fly. Pearl cotton and DMC, 2 strands. On white linen.

That's all I'm going to say about this.