Category Archives: Beadiing

Eri Higuchi

Eri Higuchi is the creator of these beautiful three-dimensional embroidery works.  The Japanese embroidery artist creates colorful and poetic works using threads and beads. She is influenced by the natural things around her with the bird motifs being the most popular among them.  Her embroidery are made into accessories such as brooches and earrings.

More of her work can be found on her website and Instagram.  Her shop is in the Japanese online shopping site, Base.

Images:  Courtesy of Eri Higuchi.

Margaret Nazon

Admiring this incredible beaded universe created by Margaret Nazon, an accomplished and recognized fabric artist living in a small fishing community of Tsiigehchic, Northwest Territories of Canada.   In 2009 she started beading cosmic images based on the Hubble space telescope pictures.  She creates galaxies, nebulae, stars and the aurora using glass beads of various sizes and stitches them to black velvet or canvas.  She studied Fashion Design at the Lethbridge Community College and Business Administration at the Medicine Hat College, Alberta and she owns her own craft business “Nomad Designs” in Inuvik, NWT.

More of her work can be viewed on her website and on Facebook.

Images:  Courtesy of Margaret Nazon

Kyoko Sugiura

Kyoko Sugiura is a graduate of Bunka Fashion College in Japan. She is the creator behind the brand, Kyoko Création Broderie, an atelier and shop in Paris. The artist uses a variety of hand embroidery techniques and materials that show the richness and complexity of her designs. Much of her work is inspired by the diversity of nature. The last four images show her collaborative
effort with Japanese ceramist, Akiko Hoshina.

You can view more of her work on her website, Facebook and Instagram.

Images: Courtesy of Kyoko Sugiura.


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