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The art of embroidery: Tujan's talent
23 January 2017
Needle and thread. This is all Tujan needs to be able to create small works of art from simple handwork.
The Palestinian cultural heritage is very rich and the art of embroidery has a fundamental role. A tradition that has developed over time and that today is found not only on women's traditional clothing, but also on accessories and wooden artifacts. Owning an artifact embroidered at home ...is a source of pride for the Palestinians.
Artist – Jerusalem
"At first I made simple things, embroidering small accessories. Later, I started using my talent on objects and I even tried my embroidery on wood, starting with small boxes, but with a different approach than the one to [...]