I like the idea of a landscape that wraps around my arm and opens up on my shoulder/back/chest
Wolf in forest
The Firebird, one of Bilibin's many illustrations of Slavic folktales
Matryoshka - Russian nesting doll.
Fenyőgallyas sarok leszámolható minta
More Russian embroidery motifs. 11 pages from a book published in 1877.
I have always loved these fun dolls. Now they are a special fascination when my Granddaughter comes to visit me.
Ivan Bilibin. This would make a nice embroidered/beaded design.