Saturday 12 April 2014


Pressing Matters, (cont.) a series of 14 postcard works

Heartthrob, Pressing Matters #8. 2014.  Valerie Knapp©  Vintage picture clipping, pressed freesia,
paper, on Japanese hagaki.

heartthrob |ˈhärtˌθräb|noun informal
         1. a rapid beat or pulsation of the heart.

2. a passionate or sentimental emotion.

3. a person who inspires such emotion; sweetheart.


Thursday 3 April 2014

How To

more Pressing Matters…a series of 14 postcard size works.

 How To, Pressing Matters #5. 2014. Valerie Knapp©  Hand embroidery, DMC, pressed freesia,
 vintage trim, vintage hair removal guide and paper on Japanese hagaki.

Headspace, Pressing Matters #6. 2014Valerie Knapp©  Hand embroidery, DMC, pressed freesia, drawing,
perforations and papers on Japanese hagaki.