Portrait Embroidery

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Title: 'Form Rags to Riches' Artist: Louise Riley Year: 2015 Technique: Sewing Dimensions: 1066 x 1660 mm Thread Art, Thread Painting, Sculpture Textile, Art Fil, A Level Textiles, Gcse Art Sketchbook, A Level Art, Sewing Art, Portrait Art

From Rags to Riches of Hope

After I got back from New Orleans this happened: Post by Louise Riley. I literally just wanted to do 5 portraits and put it behind me, but in the end 40 people got in touch, because 30 people had shared the post that reached more than 7000 people (whatever that means in fb language). It really cheered me up! Sometimes the internet is quite amazing. So here are some of the ones I have done so far... This is Allison Bell an Opera singer that I met in New Orleans shortly before, who originates…

American artist Bisa Butler uses recycled fabrics to create absolutely mesmerizing quilt tapestries, bursting with color. “I have always been drawn to portraits. African American Artwork, African Art, American Artists, African Quilts, A Level Art, Sewing Art, Black Artists, Portraits, Fabric Art

Polychromatic Quilts by Bisa Butler | Inspiration Grid

American artist Bisa Butler uses recycled fabrics to create absolutely mesmerizing quilt tapestries, bursting with color. “I have always been drawn to portraits. I was …

Colorful Quilts by Bisa Butler - Ego - AlterEgo Old Family Photos, Family Photo Album, African American Art, American Artists, Happy Three Kings Day, American Quilt, Colorful Quilts, Textiles, Black Artists

Polychromatic Quilts by Bisa Butler | Inspiration Grid

American artist Bisa Butler uses recycled fabrics to create absolutely mesmerizing quilt tapestries, bursting with color. “I have always been drawn to portraits. I was …

Joyous Artwork That Touch Heavy Topics By Preta Wolzak – Trendland Online Magazine Curating the Web since 2006 Big Yarn, Yarn Painting, Afro Art, Mixed Media Artists, Embroidery Techniques, Fabric Art, African Art, Textile Art, Female Art

Joyous Artwork That Touch Heavy Topics By Preta Wolzak

When I came across her work I was captivated by her colourful mixed media artworks made out of embroidery, sequins, fibres and acrylics. It made me

Nina Simone by Bisa Butler Nina Simone, African Quilts, African Fabric, Fantasia Barrino, African American Art, African Women, African Art, Pierrot, Creative Textiles

These gorgeous quilts celebrating black life will blow your mind - Blavity

Bisa Butler is a fiber artist who uses the African-American tradition of quilting to capture slices of black life throughout history . Her pieces often feature real people — family, friends, celebrities — and incorporate both African and vintage textiles, some actual hand-me-downs from the subjects themselves. The Howard grad carefully selects fabric not only to reflect each person’s life, but also to capture their spirits and places in time. Her quilts have been exhibited all over — from…

Bernie Leahy - Stiched drawings, (Leahy creates large ‘stitched drawings’ using a combination of hand and machine stitching, applied directly to the unmarked canvas. Graphisches Design, Art Sculpture, Thread Art, A Level Art, Textile Artists, Art Sketchbook, Embroidery Art, Art Inspo, Fiber Art

Artist Reference for Gender Project

All of the following artists have influenced my exam project. These stitched portraits by Bernie Leahey are small expressive snapsh...

Embroidered Portrait Artwork by Emily Tull, represented by Artist Partners Thread Art, Thread Painting, Hand Embroidery Stitches, Embroidery Art, Realistic Pencil Drawings, Collage Drawing, Art Diary, Creative Textiles, Art And Craft Design

Emily Tull | Artist | Artist Partners

Emily Tull is a painter who also creates embroidered images on canvas. Browse her work on Artist Partners.

Irish mixed media artist, Mary Murphy studies are incredibly detailed and diverse. Art Alevel, Dark Art Drawings, Robot Concept Art, Sad Art, Embroidery Art, Creative Embroidery, Mixed Media Artists, Gravure, Art Sketches

Irish Mixed media Artist

Irish mixed media artist, Mary Murphy studies are incredibly detailed and diverse. Materials include oil paint, charcoal, fibre and yarn.

Andrea Cryer is a Textile Fine Artist who draws with thread to create unique portraits and landscapes. Portrait Embroidery, Embroidery Art, Thread Art, Thread Painting, Textile Fiber Art, Textile Artists, Line Artist, Stitch Drawing, A Level Art

Andrea Cryer: Loose threads - TextileArtist.org

Andrea Cryer is a Textile Fine Artist who draws with thread to create unique portraits and landscapes. She has twice...