Friday, July 23, 2010

Incredible Portraiture

"Fine Art" painters and sculptors have nothing on these artists...

CAYCE ZAVAGLIA - Incredible portraiture in embroidery - Cayce focuses on creating portraits of family, friends, and fellow artists. The detail and coloration she achieves are amazing.

by Cayce Zavaglia

LISA KOKIN - Lisa creates incredible portraits by stitching together recycled buttons

by Lisa Kokin (click button icons on left to view more images)  

JO HAMILTON - Jo creates crocheted portraits based on photographs

ILARIA MARGUTTI - Ilaria makes machine and hand embroidered portraits of women who are in process of literally either mending or creating themselves.

by Ilaria Margutti (text in Italian but many pictures)