Embroidered postcards of landscapes WHO? American Artist Shaun Cardinal WHY? Cross curricular link with stitch, interesting idea of doing a series of piece using a different geometric pattern each time.
Manny Robertson critical study continued for 'Order and Disorder' Art GCSE (half)
Embroidered Portraits by Maurizio Anzeri
photographer: Richard Burbridge //styling: Robbie Spencer // artwork: Maurizio Anzeri, for Dazed and Confused, June 2011 // full credits: here
Italian born, London based artist Maurizio Anzeri transforms found photographs of perfectly cute kids into spooky, tribal, baboon-ish looking creatures using only a needle and thread. This is where I got some of my inspiration for sewing on canvas
Colorful Thread Breathes New Life Into Old Photos
Berlin based mixed media artist Jose Romussi embellishes vintage photographs of ballet dancers with colorful embroidery. I'm smitten by this guy's work.
Stitch face no: 23 on Shirley Nette Williams
Chile-based mixed media artist Jose Romussi brings to life these vintage photographs of ballet dancers. Embroidering colorful thread on top of the costumes, the artist creates dazzling patterns making the subject look like she is pirouetting.