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Anti-selfie

The concept behind this was to create an “Anti-selfie” – something that took a stand against the sucked-in faces with trout pouts snapped in a second from a phone held … Continue reading

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Shouting dada face

This was a great piece to work – wonderful colours and textures! It was worked in dry needle felting technique with plenty of bead and hand-embroidered embellishments. The concept is … Continue reading

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Revelation

This piece took months to finish, partly because it was an emerging piece and the first of its kind in my portfolio. It is worked in dry needle felting technique … Continue reading

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Peacock feathers

Peacock feathers using inverse applique (hand sewn) and rayon thread (machine sewn). ©Mav Kühn 2017

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An abstract of Planet Earth

Hand-stitched abstract of planet Earth using Picot and French Knot stitches. This work was a meditation on the state of our planet with its habitable and less habitable areas, with … Continue reading

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Scottish coastal landscape

Hand-dyed fabric, machine stitched and hand-embroidered details. This piece was worked in remembrance of my time spent studying in Scotland. ©Mav Kühn 2017

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Rhododendrons

Hand-dyed fabric stitched onto felt, embellished with seed beads. This piece was stitched to welcome the birth of a friend’s child. ©Mav Kühn 2017

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