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These are a group of faces that I've done.  They are a combination of resist painting, embroidery and embellishing.  They can be added to the back of a jacket, added to a purse or hung on the wall.

These are a group of faces that I've done. They are a combination of resist painting, embroidery and embellishing. They can be added to the back of a jacket, added to a purse or hung on the wall.

embroidered portrait by Lucy Bohnsack-Matthews. "I take these ordinary portraits of people and turn them into paintings, usually mixed media with embroidery... I always felt for myself that photography didn’t go far enough... I make a work of art, almost as a therapeutic way of experiencing that person or that time again."

embroidered portrait by Lucy Bohnsack-Matthews. "I take these ordinary portraits of people and turn them into paintings, usually mixed media with embroidery... I always felt for myself that photography didn’t go far enough... I make a work of art, almost as a therapeutic way of experiencing that person or that time again."

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