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Harriet Maxwell

Harriet Maxwell

More embroidered portraits: Daniel Kornrumpf

Embroidered Portraits by Jan Messent

Michael Creighton

Hand embroidered portrait of David Hockney

The Eye Project at North Park University.

Kris Trappeniers continuous line. Have them draw over a portrait on a transparency.

Embroidered Photograph.

Lisa JonesMoore

Self Portrait, Oskar Kokoschka.

Dain Fuses, Mixed Media, Wheatpasting and Collage


Surma 2, Woodcut print, 25.7 x 16cm - Ben Parsons

large scale drawing on sheets

great portrait on vertical timber boards

lines and colors: Cayce Zavaglia creates her portraits in a novel variation on the time honored traditions of tapestry, using crewel embroidery wool in a method in which the direction of the threads are not blended into a uniform pattern, but given direction within the creation of the form — like brushstrokes, producing a much more “painterly” (“threaderly”?) surface.

Portrait: Thread Sketching

By Stacey Page

Embroidered Portraits, Inspiration, Embroidery, Enchanted Embroidery, Embroidery Portrait, Embroidered Art, Stephanie Kelly, Drawing With Stitch

Thread Paintings