Needlepoint /canvas embroidery, (predominantly couching and tent stitch). Worked in a variety of threads, including crewel wools, knitting wools, silks, metallic threads, recycled sari silk and cottons. On a linen scrim canvas.
Approximately 40 x 30cm
Stitched between December 2012 and January 2013.
Hedonism: sensual indulgence – the ethical theory that pleasure (in the sense of the satisfaction of desires) is the highest good and proper aim of human life.