Mika Hirasa is an embroidery writer and illustrator based in Kobe, Japan. She graduated from Kobe University majoring in business administration. After working at a foreign-affiliated manufacturer, she taught herself dyeing, sewing and drawing with free motion sewing machine embroidery, eventually establishing her artistic career under the artist name, Micao. Her work is widely used in advertising for major companies, books, magazine cover pictures, and collaboration with major sundry makers.
Images: Courtesy of Micao.