Like the Petit Point, a bookwork by Lise Melhorn-Boe, based on the poem of the same name by Bronwen Wallace

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Date
2022
Authors
Melhorn-Boe, Lise
Heiss, Ella
Edwards, Brendan
Wallace, Bronwen
Keyword
Book arts , Bookworks , Fabric books
Abstract
Like the Petit Point, a bookwork by Lise Melhorn-Boe, based on the poem of the same name by Bronwen Wallace. The book is open to a two-page spread; the page on the left feature a montage of a line from the poem with images of the title pages of Woman Reading in Bath by Anne Szumigalski and The Woman I Am by Dorothy Livesay; the page on the right features a petit point canvas embroidery of flowers. Photograph by Brendan Edwards and Ella Heiss.
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