Frankenstein’s Branch

Skin on a tree. I started stitching. Stitch by stitch and piece by piece I started covering something once living with something now dead. A branch lost from the tree needs another layer of protection.

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Day 1. Where it used to belong to the tree.

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Day 1. Connecting pieces.

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Day 2. The first fork.

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Day 2. The hide is drying as I sew.

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Day 5. There is always another fork.

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Day 7. Almost done now, only the tips left.

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Day 9. Finally done! All dressed up, the next step will be to remove the branch and let the skin remember it.