finding out why constantinople got the works

it doesn’t look like much – at all – now, but…

Posted in turkey by jlm2dy on January 24, 2011

…it will become a needlepointed backgammon table designed with minarets from the 5 former capital cities within turkey as a stylistic comparison and reference to turkish craftwork skill.
plus it will keep me occupied in this rainy, cold weather.

it will be wayyy more detailed, and things got a little squished in the middle
but isn’t that the quirkiness of turkey anyway?
(in no particular order: istanbul, edirne, konya, iznik, bursa + it’s current capital, ankara, too)


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  1. karin giger said, on January 25, 2011 at 12:08 am

    totally cool project. and so happy iznick is represented. thinking of you and sending love karin

  2. deener said, on January 25, 2011 at 4:53 pm

    This could be the coolest susanni EVER!

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