Dedicated to the art of the written word in the form of Haiku poetry.
Presenting fiber and mixed media art works based on Haiku poems written by the artists themselves.
Haiku: A form of Japanese poetry.
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
February - Moon
Many cultures have names for their full moons, and in North America the February full moon is most commonly called the snow moon. Alternate names are Bone Moon or Hunger Moon, due I suppose to all that snow keeping the game inaccessible while the previous year's harvest stores are dwindling.
The snowy fields and the moon are hand appliqued, and the snowflakes are hand embroidered. Lucky that no two showflakes are ever alike.
snowflakes falling to the earth
each one different