Self Portrait

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Self Portrait – Created by Kira Mead November 2015

Chain Stitch Hooked Rug (also known as Tambour or Crewel)

Made from 100% Wool Up-cycled Australian Wool Blankets.

Face, Neck & Top made with individually hand dyed strips.

Hair made with Block Dyed Strips

Back Ground made with Albany Woollen Mill Blanket with the colours as manufactured.

This work was a “I wonder if I can do it” piece. It was a real challenge and a lot of fun.

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