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Since it involves a journey through the earth, it can be looked at upside down or downside up.
Daniel is fleeing the trees who grasp and scratch him. They don’t like him and he doesn’t like them either.
He dives down a hole, a badger hole. Deeper and deeper he goes.
This is where the badgers live. They gaze at him from the comfort of their sett.
Out he pops at the other end of the hole. Everything is upside down. That’s because he’s in the land of the Dancing Boys! He watches aghast as they ride their bikes, crashing into things. Bugs scuttle across the floor. Poor ol' Daniel what has he got himself into?
I cut this piece in two colours, red and black. I am thinking of mounting the red one between two layers of silk and displaying it as a shadow screen. Here's a sample pic of it. I love the shimmering, blurry imagery.