is an online shop where you can buy embroidery patterns with a contemporary design and concept. In this blog you will find, along with my own works, things I find inspirational and interesting to share concerning needle work.
Fragmented Memory pieces are portraits of raw binary data sourced from Phillip Stearns computer’s physical memory. See the video below!
2,156 Spools of Thread Form a Modern Mona Lisa for a tailoring shop at Lebanon.
Process: Inertia No. 9 From Digital Mockup to Final Piece
I’ve been mocking up many of these new bigger pieces in Photoshop and InDesign, trying to get a sense of where to take the thread before mapping it out again on the back. As you can see between the images of this 17 x 14” piece, decisions are made as the process unfolds, leading to different results than the mockup.
We love these unusual embroidered pieces by British artist Claire Moynihan who has created life-sized three dimensional bugs and insects using traditional embroidering techniques, the collection produced with felt has an amazing degree of detail in them, showcasing a combination of realistic bees, snails and ladybugs onto wool ball pedestals. Once completed, the tiny sculptures are then carefully organized inside handcrafted entomological box frames. Much more bug friendly and a little bit more cute!