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Embroidered ‘Psychological Landscapes’ That Tell Stories In Thread

Embroidered ‘Psychological Landscapes’ That Tell Stories In Thread

I am a self-taught embroidery artist who creates figurative narratives in thread. My background is actually in traditional fine art but I stumbled upon the medium back in college. Combining the immediacy of sketching with a deep love for textiles and...

I am a self-taught embroidery artist who creates figurative narratives in thread. My background is actually in traditional fine art but I stumbled upon the medium back in college. Combining the...

My Hand-Embroidered Jewelry

My Hand-Embroidered Jewelry

Hi, my name is Marta - a wife and a mother raising three kids and one cat. Professionally - a teacher and tutor of hand crafts and needlework certified in embroidery, lace making, and weaving. From my earliest years I was...

Hi, my name is Marta - a wife and a mother raising three kids and one cat. Professionally - a teacher and tutor of hand crafts and needlework certified in embroidery,...

I Stitch My Illustrations Into Quirky Hoop Art And Accessories

I Stitch My Illustrations Into Quirky Hoop Art And Accessories

I'm a self-taught stitcher and I've been stitching since 2014. I use various hand embroidery techniques, and I love to make different kind of works - from embroidered miniature landscapes to embroidered Peter Pan collars.

I'm a self-taught stitcher and I've been stitching since 2014. I use various hand embroidery techniques, and I love to make different kind of works - from embroidered miniature landscapes to...

20 Artists Who Took Embroidery To The Next Level

20 Artists Who Took Embroidery To The Next Level

The origins of embroidery can be traced back to the Warring States period in China (500-300BC) and to Sweden's Migration period (300-700AD), and some would argue that it hasn't changed much over the centuries:

The origins of embroidery can be traced back to the Warring States period in China (500-300BC) and to Sweden's Migration period (300-700AD), and some would argue that it hasn't changed much...

I Transform Pets Into Hand-Embroidered Portraits

I Transform Pets Into Hand-Embroidered Portraits

What originally began as a curious part-time hobby has now turned into my absolute favourite thing to do every day. Two years ago whilst in my second year at university, I embroidered my first ever hoop. Ever since then I have...

What originally began as a curious part-time hobby has now turned into my absolute favourite thing to do every day. Two years ago whilst in my second year at university, I...

We Spent Up To 100 Hours Embroidering Paint On Clothing

We Spent Up To 100 Hours Embroidering Paint On Clothing

"Artist At Home" is a story about the creative process of an artist which has been told through the language of textile. Fabrics used in the collection are cashmere, organic Indian hemp & cotton, 80's denim jeans and vintage towels sourced...

"Artist At Home" is a story about the creative process of an artist which has been told through the language of textile. Fabrics used in the collection are cashmere, organic Indian...

Sew Far, Sew Good: I Embroider On Old Tennis Rackets

Sew Far, Sew Good: I Embroider On Old Tennis Rackets

I always stumble over my words when I answer the typical "so what do you do?" question. I’m a designer by training. I’m passionate about film photography, and I work as a VJ (which means I do visuals for music shows,...

I always stumble over my words when I answer the typical "so what do you do?" question. I’m a designer by training. I’m passionate about film photography, and I work as...

I Transform Leaves Into Art With Embroidery

I Transform Leaves Into Art With Embroidery

I use found botanical material such as leaves, seedpods and feathers to explore human connection to the natural world. By combining these organic objects with traditional craft techniques, I bind nature and the human touch. Cultivating a consciousness about respecting nature...

I use found botanical material such as leaves, seedpods and feathers to explore human connection to the natural world. By combining these organic objects with traditional craft techniques, I bind nature...

I Recreated Van Gogh’s ‘Starry Night’ Using Only Needle And Thread

I Recreated Van Gogh’s ‘Starry Night’ Using Only Needle And Thread

I started making embroideries in 2013 when I didn't have much money and needed a birthday present for my housemate. So I picked up a needle, thread, some fabric and I started making something. Since then, I've had an overwhelming response...

I started making embroideries in 2013 when I didn't have much money and needed a birthday present for my housemate. So I picked up a needle, thread, some fabric and I...

Naughty Cross Stitches By Grace Mckenzie

Naughty Cross Stitches By Grace Mckenzie

UK based crafter Grace McKenzie makes cross stitches that are modern, unique and sometimes a little naughty! Working from her small and messy little studio in the sunny North East of England Grace is on a mission to make cross-stitches that appeal...

UK based crafter Grace McKenzie makes cross stitches that are modern, unique and sometimes a little naughty! Working from her small and messy little studio in the sunny North East of England...