I just want to let you know I was an Artist with a Master degree who taught at a small university for a brief time and I see and recognize your technique. It is not just some kind of distortion. You really need to have a DNA test on the cloth! From recent discoveries in Eucharistic Miracles and from the Shroud of Turin itself, it has been determined that the blood type that occurs is AB. If the Veil has this kind of DNA blood it could very well give definitive proof.