embroidery

Seisme (Earthquake) by Evelyn Alcide

Seisme (Earthquake) by Evelyn Alcide of Port au Prince, Haiti
Satin, plastic, glass, cotton thread 37" x 49.5"

This piece is part of a show at the International Folk Art Museum titled "The Art of Survival: Folk Expression in the Face of Disaster."  The exhibit runs until May 6, 2012.

Rosemary Milner's Embroidery

Rosemary Milner is textile designer who embroiders on found vintage textiles.  Her work, both textile and embroidery, features natural imagery and British woodland creatures.  I must confess a real fondness for the boxing hares.

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