Seattle Artist | Muralist | Gabrielle Abbott
Gabrielle Abbott | Muralist | Multi-Media Artist
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EMBROIDERED BOOK PAGES 2014-PRESENT

"The Encyclopedia of Fairy Tales in the English Language" is re-written with embroidery thread. 

Embroidered Book Pages

 

Kate Briggs, "Encyclopedia of Fairy Tales in the English Language, Embroidery Thread. 2014

This series of embroidered book pages  re-tells the narratives of traditional English fairytales. It is both a critique and a celebration of two historically female arts: folktales and needlepoint.