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Posted 2 years ago

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kyratango
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Incredible tiny embroidery stitches, the pictures views are 5.1/8" by 3.1/4" or 13 cm by 8.5cm!

I haven't search for the original paintings/drawings they are copied from...

I collected these "needle paintings" many years ago,
more to come...

:-D

Comments

  1. AmatoorPikr, 2 years ago
    Beautiful frames!!!
  2. PhilDMorris PhilDMorris, 2 years ago
    So beautiful the stitching, absolutely love them, lucky you !
  3. antiquerose antiquerose, 2 years ago
    Is this called crewel work ? Thanks, I love them!!
  4. Caperkid Caperkid, 2 years ago
    Love these frames. Post different pics of snuff bottle . It looks with light up close that there are white veins all over the back and neck but it apears more green than black the cork inside stopper was roted so it has tape.
  5. Caperkid Caperkid, 2 years ago
    Very difficult for me to capture the light and hold my tablet steady sory for the pics.
  6. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
    Rose, I didn't know crewel work, after searching for what it is, it seems to be :-)
    Thank you for your question and appreciation!

    Many thanks Amatoor, Phil and Caperkid for your nice comments and visit :-)

    Also thanks a lot to the 10 lovers for taking time to look the pieces !

  7. martika martika, 2 years ago
    Great finds!!!
  8. Emme Emme, 2 years ago
    Absolutely fabulous. These are real beauties and they deserve those beautiful frames.
  9. OneGoodFind OneGoodFind, 2 years ago
    Very interesting to know this. Thank you for sharing. They are great!
  10. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
    Martika, Emme, OGF many many thanks for your appreciation, loves and kind comment :-)

    Great collective thanks to you all 19 lovers!
  11. vintagelamp vintagelamp, 2 years ago
    Love these!
  12. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
    Oooh, thank you Vintagelamp :-D
    Thank you too Ho2cultcha for loving them!
  13. SEAN68 SEAN68, 2 years ago
    WOW!!!!!
  14. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
    Thanks Sean!
    Thanks David, Lisa and Anna for loving them :-)
  15. Sunnybrook Sunnybrook, 2 years ago
    They are very beautiful!
  16. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
    Ooh, sorry for the very late thanks, Sunnybrook! :-)
  17. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
    Many thanks Rucklczglass, David, Sean, Manikin, Petey and Glassiegirl for loving!
  18. Mrstyndall Mrstyndall, 8 months ago
    I love these-they are stunning!!
  19. kyratango kyratango, 8 months ago
    Thanks Mrstyndall! They surely took a loooog time to make, the knots are so tiny!

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