Tag: thread

Aug 27, 2019

Stunning Animals Embroidered by Hand Using Colored and Metallic Thread

Stunning Animals Embroidered by Hand Using Colored and Metallic Thread

Laura Baverstock is a specialist hand embroiderer, textile artist, and illustrator who mixes traditional stitching techniques with her contemporary design practice

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Mar 21, 2018

Artist Mixes Embroidery with Watercolor on Fabric

Artist Mixes Embroidery with Watercolor on Fabric

Dutch artist Floor Giebels combines embroidery with watercolor on fabric

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Nov 27, 2017

Renaissance Portraits Made From Single Thread on Circular Loom

Renaissance Portraits Made From Single Thread on Circular Loom

Petro Vrellis wraps a single, 1-2 km long thread, 3000-4000 times across a 200-peg loom

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Nov 8, 2017

Unravelling Ropes Into Fractal-Like Patterns (10 Photos)

Unravelling Ropes Into Fractal-Like Patterns (10 Photos)

Janaina Mello Landini unravels ropes into patterns that evoke tree roots, river basins and lightning strikes

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Dec 1, 2016

Gabriel Dawe’s Threaded Rainbows are Beautiful

Gabriel Dawe’s Threaded Rainbows are Beautiful

“Plexus no. 35” is on display at the Toledo Museum of Art until January 22, 2017

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May 14, 2015

This Artist Wrapped 24 km of Thread Around 13,000 Nails to Create This

This Artist Wrapped 24 km of Thread Around 13,000 Nails to Create This

Ukrainian artist Zenyk Palagniuk wrapped 24 km (15 mi) of thread around 13,000 nails to create an amazingly realistic portrait of Justin Timberlake. It took the artist over 200 hours to complete. Palagniuk began by sketching the portrait on a large piece of plywood. He then hammered in all of the nails and wrapped…

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Mar 5, 2014

Kumi Yamashita Unveils Latest Artwork Made from a Single, Unbroken Thread

Kumi Yamashita Unveils Latest Artwork Made from a Single, Unbroken Thread

Artwork by KUMI YAMASHITA Kumi Yamashita, whose mind-blowing artwork has been featured previously (here and here), just unveiled her latest artwork in her ongoing Constellation series. Posted earlier this afternoon to her official Facebook page, the new piece was privately commissioned. The Constellation body of work consists of three simple materials that,…

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