Pacific Sea Turtle Pin
2.25″ l x 2.25″ w.
Cotton/Felt/Metal/Beads. Hand Embroidered in India.
Gliding along the botton the ocean Paciific or Green Sea Turltes play an essential role in the ecosystem in which they live. In the seagrass beds, the turtles feed on seagrass by trimming the only the tops and leaving the roots of the plant.
About the Artist
Delicate needlecraft is one of the rich cultural traditions of India. Arizona sisters Seema and Dhruti of Trovelore have introduced a collection of timeless brooches inspired by insects, butterflies and bright vivid color – brought to life through the process of embroidery. Glittering glass seed beads catch the light and give depth to each pin.
Each piece is crafted in India with love and care.
Trovelore is an embroidery atelier specialising in the intricate luneville needlework technique. This collection of embellished jewelry celebrates craftsmanship through a modern design sensibility. The Trovelore atelier helps sustain and keep alive hand workmanship that has been in the artisans' family for generations. Making these products is the artisans' prime source of livelihood and Trovelore is humbled in their contribution to this cause.