Machine and hand embroidery of a tidal surge, using glass sequins, metallic floss, satin, shredded organza and tulle on a Belgian linen.

Carol Walker ~ "Surge" Based on composite news photos of Hurricane Sandy's lunar tidal surges as their surf slammed Long Island's beaches.

Laura Edgar #textile art. Section

love the use of texture on this textile piece which portrays the impact the weather is having on the ocean

Rough Sea - felt work by Helen Melvin

'Rough Sea' - felt work by Helen Melvin <> (fiber, textile, fabric art)

...: paper, paint, stitch:

I like how they have used mixed media within this piece as it creates texture and shape. It also suggests a sense of oldness created by the newspaper parts.