The taste and aroma of coffee, and the fact there are so many varieties makes it very pleasing to the senses. This was a challenging, but fun piece to create. Finding a way to attach the coffee beans was tricky and took many attempts. Loving coffee, made this seem to me an interesting idea for From A Tiny Seed.
Techniques: Commercial fabric was used throughout. The tree was sketched on and filled in with tread painting and Inktense Pens. The cup was appliqued and then free motion was used to give it decoration. The beans were secured with a gel medium and thread. The background was free motion quilted with words written throughout.