Daily Color: "The objects in front of you are flowers, but the subject is color." –Michele Cooper
Temari and flowers go hand in hand. The very nature of the embroidery is often, even if unintentionally, flowerlike.
Sometimes, however, I very deliberately set about stitching flowers, or floral motifs. I have found inspiration in pansies, trilium, cherry blossoms. Though usually I embroider my temari with radiating, geometric designs, occasionally I choose free-form embroidery to illustrate flowers.
Occasionally, I try to depict a particular flower as realistically as possible. This temari was inspired by a photograph of a mariposa lily.
Today, this will by my inspiration:
Think I can do it?