Peacock and Peahen, signifying a happy marriage, and also prosperity in business, the pair of birds are complemented perfectly by the bamboo which symbolized longevity, peace and security. Garden Jewels hand embroidery by To-Tam and To-Lan. This is a very beautiful piece of art! I hope that my sister and I can create more hand embroideries art work
to preserve this lost art in the future. It have been pride for thousands years in the Eartern world and it is facing extinction due to modern technology. Thank you so much for looking, To-Tam
My parents owned a hand-textile business. Weaving Fiber Art had been a part of my life since I was a young girl in Vietnam. I remember weaving, threading, and spinning the thread on a bobbin, and then placing them in the shuttle for my parents to weave in the Jacquard Loom. I would have to make hundreds of these per day. I remember watching my father create beautiful silk fabrics decorated with flowers, while wishing to one day, be able to become that talented.
In my early years, we had no electricity, so there was no television or radio to entertain us. I would hang around the local craft shops to watch and learn about sewing, knitting, embroideries, and other crafts. I then, as I do now, tried to continue the Oriental...
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