The Natural Whimsy of Rachel Wright

The main goal of artist Rachel Wright is, as she states it, “to delight the eye.” She uses rich color, paint, and intricate freestyle machine embroidery to bring scenes of nature and landscapes to life in colorful ways.  The shapes, colors and details of her favorite subject matter are borrowed and echoed…

XStitchersofInstagram – 14th November 2016

I spend quite a lot of time on Instagram these days, so I thought I’d share some of the latest shots from that with you. Enjoy! via The Mr X Stitch official Instagram Share your stitchy ‘grams with us – @mrxstitch #xstitchersofinstagram #mrxstitch If you liked that, you’ll love this!…

eMbroidery – Stewart Kelly

Welcome to eMbroidery, a series of interviews with male embroiderers. This month, Stewart Kelly.     Name: Stewart Kelly Location: Manchester, United Kingdom Main embroidery medium: Drawing with Hand and Machine Embroidery Noteworthy projects or pieces: Recent exhibitions have included Fibremen 5 and Scythia 11: International Biennial of Contemporary Textile Art…

Exploring Etsy – Woodland Tale

ласкаво просимо to another edition of ‘Exploring Etsy’. As you can probably already tell we are venturing once again around the globe for another installment of international needlecraft inspiration, this time to Ukraine. I have the honour and privilege of taking you all for a walk in the woods to…