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7.25″ diameter, 2.5″ deep
• Glycerin-treated longleaf pine needles (Pinus palustris)
• Waxed linen thread
• Crow beads w/tags
This was a first attempt to coil with pine needles that still have their caps intact. The swirl pattern has 6 spokes. Working with the capped needles was rather enjoyable, so I’m looking forward to trying some more ideas with painted caps.