Thimbles

August 16, 2004


[ A frame of thimbles ]

Made for Hippo Festival 2000. Thimbles with hippos, cloth with a hippo pattern and a silver thimble used by Hipomi's grandmother.[July 21, 2001]

The silver thimble used by Hipomi's grandmother was replaced by a new thimble. The silver thimble came back to its own work.[August 16,2004]


A thimble on the table in a Frame of Thimbles.
Bought in Gallery G, Akasaka, Tokyo in May 1996.
HEIR LOOM EDITIONS USA1993
China, made in the USA

A thimble on the chair in the frame of thimbles.
Bought in Liechtenstein by one of Hipomifs friends in September 1998.
China.

Bought at Takashimaya department store in July 2001.
Made by Carolann Miniatures, England.
Pewter.

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