Moss, Coral, and Lichen Inspired Embroidery #ArtTuesday
Science and nature based embroidery has become more and more into its own, even in the fine arts world. Hannah Kwasnycia uses an amazing touch with color choice and observation of nature to create embroidery that makes clear its inspiration: lichen, moss, coral, mold, and bacteria cultures. More from COLOSSAL:
Variation in stitching patterns, as well as occasional beading and sequins, give the embroidery texture and depth. Shapes are defined by changes in hue, but the limited color palettes bring each design together as one natural colony. [Hannah] Kwasnycia sells the unique hoops via her MildMoss Etsy shop and also accepts commissions via her Instagram page. Head over there to watch in-progress videos and to see more of luscious moss and vibrant coral come to life.
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