Japanese artist Toshiko Horiuchi-MacAdam is considered one of Japan's leading fiber artists, using knitting and crochet as the foundation for much of her work. Her website explains that she specializes in "creating large, interactive textile environments that function both as imaginative and vibrant explorations of color and form, at the same time as providing thrilling play environments."

Japanese artist Toshiko Horiuchi-MacAdam creates large, interactive textile environments that function both as imaginative and vibrant explorations of color and form, at the same time as providing thrilling play environments

sarah walton - embroidery

love these pieces by UK based artist Sarah Walton… her squiggly embroidery, those floopy hounds, and a whole bunch of crazy/vintage floral patterns. Um, I have nothing else to say, as I am currently experiencing some kind of jealousy overload.

Alan Dindo- Always thought about doing this with red/pink yarn to represent muscle tissue after seeing the Body Worlds exhibit.

In Your Arms - white wood - red cotton threads - black nails © 2012 Alan Dindo. All rights reserved.

portrait by Kumi Yamashita

'Constellation' portrait by Kumi Yamashita. Created with thousands of small galvanized nails, and a single, unbroken, sewing thread.

Hand Embroidered Face "the wrong side" Postcard by Louise Jones

Hand Embroidered Face "the wrong side" Postcard by Louise Jones Love the "wrong side" look--the messiness, the wiring, the fraying

Debbie Smyth

Who: Debbie Smyth What: installation of thread drawing Why: I love the idea of using thread and materials in my next project and this piece particularly interests me because of the "shading" created with more thread

'This is my letter to you' by Maria Wigley ... hand stitched ...

The beginning, middle or end of communication? Interesting characters theme (letters/characters) 'This is my letter to you' by Maria Wigley .

Stephen Talasnik, Surveyor, collage, 2009

Stephen Talasnik, Surveyor, collage, 2009 > red patterning & the combination of colour. an idea is brewing

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