07 Nov

French Knots in Paper Too

I did not do as thorough a job of documenting this piece as I did with the first one. I chose to create a less elaborate design with this piece, and work with larger circles in a slightly different way. I can’t decide whether or not I like this french knot composition as much as the others because it feels too simple, as if it needs more to make it complete.

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In the photo above you can see the holes punched in the paper before stitching. I love this part of the process because it has a satisfying feeling and sound when the needle go through the paper.

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This is the second of three french knots in paper works I decided to create for the Eastside Culture Crawl. I do plan on making more because I have fallen in love with the process.

© Rachael Ashe