Go immediately, if not sooner, to Tricia Nguyen's blog: www.thistle-threads.com/blog. Follow the link to the V & A and their video of the Martha Edlin casket. It is nothing short of amazing. I just wish the video were longer and I could dwell on each and every stitch of the entire project.
I want to know how she got the definition on the faces--hopefully someone will have an answer.
And she was only 11 . . .sigh . . .