CollectionYvonne Line Collection
Register No.1338.2018.YL
OwnerYvonne Line
Location Campbelltown NSW Australia
MakerYvonne Line
Origin NSW Australia
Pattern Contemporary Pieced Embroidered
Dimensions (H x W in cm)126 x 163


"Even though I live in an urban environment, the country is only a few minutes away. Fires ringed Campbelltown, New South Wales for several weeks and they raged in other parts of the state and country at the time. I had also experience a bushfire first hand in Leura, on the Blue Mountains, NSW where the fire raged into a wide area of residential homes and shops. I was twelve years old and at the local school and we were not told what was going on. The emotion of fear for family, friends and home I felt at that time came back to me."

[Yvonne Line, 2017]


Technique: Strip piecing and folding, hand embroidery and finishing, machine pieced.
Materials: Taffeta, cotton, voile, cotton blends, gold and silver thread.

1260 x 1630 mm


Yvonne Line Art Textiles - A Complete Retrospective 2017
Published by Port Melbourne Photography
Photo by John Lamb

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