Craft Blog UK: The stunning embroidery art of Andrea Farina - guaranteed to make you say WOW!
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:
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Julie Sarloutte, embroidery portrait.
full of color and texture—while also mimicking the look of a sketch. - try with a bird or flower maybe.
Artist's powerful embroidered landscapes capture forces of nature
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1 Year of Stitches project by Michelle Anais Beaulieu-Morgan
Check out the incredible work of Julie Sarloutte -- her stitched portraits are such beautiful examples of drawing with textiles.
Fashion Illustrations with Embroidered Accents and Accessories by Izziyana Suhaimi