Portrait of…

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I’m not used to doing portraits of other people …..but recently I received the exciting challenge from Arts Patron Stuart Trent (read more about him here) to do his portrait.

detail

detail

reference for ebroidery

reference for ebroidery

Since I don’t know Stuart on a personal level…

stuart-trent-portrait

I decided to make a grey-scale embroidered portrait based on the classical sculpture busts.

It also reminded me of a chess piece.

Check mate.

 

 

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