• Five Graffiti Embroideries

    Jacquelyn Royal - Berlin 1 - Graffiti Needlepoint

    Graffiti and needlecraft coming together was one of the things that first got me on the road to the entire, magnificent world of contemporary embroidery, so it’s a pleasure to bring these five posts from our archives together. Click on the links to enjoy the original post! And last but not least, the Mr X […] Read more

  • Book Review – Hoopla by Leanne Prain

    Leanne Prain - Hoopla - The Art Of Unexpected Embroidery

      Leanne Prain is the co-author of Yarn Bombing, and Hoopla – the art of unexpected embroidery is her latest book. In a nutshell, it’s terrific.   At 400 pages this is a book that will not only fill you with ideas and inspiration but will also improve your bicep strength. It is a veritable who’s […] Read more

  • The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Eliot BK

    EliotBK - Mic - Cross Stitch On Painted Canvas

    Eliot BK is a mixed media artist from Berlin. He blends cross stitch with graphic art to great effect. Eliot not only stitches, he draws, he paints, he beatboxes. He is one cool dude. He has previously exhibited a collection of embroidered works, featuring the tools of his trade. As a cross stitcher myself, it’s […] Read more