Tag Archives: #embroidery

Romper Room


Found these felt animal coasters on Japanese handmade market site, Iichi. The items are made with three layers of felt enhanced with simple animal detail embroidery.  More of their designs can be seen in their Iichi shop, Romper Room.  You can also them on their website.

Images:  Courtesy of Romper Room.

Petra Wolzak


Admiring this new series of embroidered portraits created by Amsterdam-based artist, Petra Wolzak.  This series entitled, “Fighting Females”, honors a group of women who achieved enormous progress for their families, their village, their country, their world.  Her colorful portraits are constructed of leather, embroidery thread, wool, and glow-in-the-dark twine. The first of this series features explorers and people of the North and South Poles.

More of her work can be seen on her website, Facebook and Instagram.

Images:  Courtesy of Petra Wolzak.

Jane V Shorten


Jane V Shorten is a contemporary textile artist based in the UK.  She creates textile pictures using transfer images, embroidery and appliqué.  The images are abstract and fanciful and based mainly on nature.

Some of her work are sold in her Folksy shop and you can also find her on these social media, Pinterest and Instagram.

Images:  Courtesy of Jane V Shorten.