productive avoidance

The results of Bessie’s HSC work-avoidance, cross-stitch designs based-on things lying about.

based on post-cards

my favourite

based on a favourite necklace

Amusingly, her major work for art was very heavy on the cross-stitch (and other feminine arts). So essentially she was avoiding cross-stitch by cross-stitching.

2 thoughts on “productive avoidance

    • You have excellent taste đŸ™‚

      I suspect she would not part with it for love or money (and you’d have to wrestle me for it!), but will definitely ask.

      I *may* be able to persuade her to produce a pattern.

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