‘For us, embroidery became our identity, a form of cultural resistance,’ says Al-Husseini.
Today I am studying Palestinian embroidery patterns, seeking guidance for the next piece in the series. I have been struggling for weeks, trying to find the "right" way to represent the story shared with me. It is a story of immigration, blended cultures, identity, family, and faith. I hope I can do it justice, and look forward to including you on the journey!