replace the faces with something else and this could work for me!
'works on paper #19' (2010) by Dutch artist Hinke Schreuders. yarn and ink on paper on canvas. via the artist's site
...buttons and machine embroidery
Debbie Smyth - THREAD artist! Beautiful and intrique! Baffles my mind. Love the style, think they would make great illustrations, too!
Cathy Cullis, Interesting stitched creations, using a luggage label type canvas...
Rosie James textile designer - I admire her highly textural, embroidered juxtapositions and the variety of colour tones, layers of imagery and patterns. An intriguing, complimentary contrast is evoked.
Shizuko Kimura - hand embroidery ART TEX GB VOL3
Lisa Kokin. maternal instinct(detail)
by Cathy Cullis
Nostalgic Narrative - Harriet Popham Textiles