Judith Coxell

My work has been repeatedly inspired by marks found on stonework and the wear that can be found on buildings. If not using stonework as an inspiration I will tend to be drawn to anything which has a texture. These include tree bark and marks made in sand.

I am happy to use any back grounds for my stitching although recently I have favoured either paper or felt depending on the textures I have been trying to interpret.

I use a limited amount of machine stitching and embellishing for backgrounds and then provide the detail using hand stitch, favouring mainly French knots and straight stitch.

Megaliths 1 & 2
Megaliths 1 & 2
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Sand Tracks 1
Sand Tracks 1
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Sand Tracks 2
Sand Tracks 2
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