A Green Man, needle felted in shades of green.
He is displayed in a bamboo embroidery hoop on mustard coloured wool fabric background. The backing is a piece of reclaimed linen.
You could also display him without the hoop. The piece will remove from frame and is lightly attached to the wool fabric.
8.5 ins x 7 ins without the hoop – the hoop is 9 ins in diameter..
‘The Green Man is a legendary being primarily interpreted as a symbol of rebirth, representing the cycle of new growth that occurs every spring. The Green Man is most commonly depicted in a sculpture, or other representation of a face, which is surrounded by, or made from, leaves’ Or in this case needle felted from wool.