thread painting

Gear Threads – Miyuki Sakai’s Everyday Marvels

There’s something enchanting about Miyuki Sakai’s freestyle machine embroidery illustrations. With a delicate balance of…

Gear Threads – Harriet Popham’s Custom Machine Embroidery

Harriet Popham is a third year student studying surface pattern design in Swansea. She specializes…

Birgitte Busk - Mogens - Machine Embroidered Portrait
Gear Threads – Birgitte Busk

Got some serious eye candy for you today. Birgitte Busk is a textile artist in…

Tara Seekamp - Machine Embroidery
Gear Threads – Tara Seekamp

Bold, mythic, and uniquely Australian — the textile art of Tara Seekamp is something that…

Cindy Hickok - Machine Embroidered Sculpture
Gear Threads – Cindy Hickok

Freestyle machine stitching can come in all kinds of styles, but I love it when…