Textiles

Ann Khokhlova’s Poetic Embroidered Illustrations

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I’m blown away by all of the color and texture that’s in these illustrations by Ann Khokhlova. The luscious application of thread/yarn makes for dense compositions that are very expressive. They are a sea of stitches, and I like how Khokhlova uses the chain stitch to create waves of color that sends your eye on a journey as she depicts narrative folk-inspired tales.

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3 Comments

  • Reply Suse RevoluzZza June 4, 2014 at 3:52 am

    This is an unbelievable amazing artwork! Thank you for sharing!

    • Reply Sara Barnes June 4, 2014 at 8:07 am

      Yay! Glad you enjoyed!

  • Reply Brigitte February 20, 2016 at 2:27 am

    Vraiment trop beau, ces broderies sont magnifiques et quelle bonne idée d’illustrer ainsi des contes. Merci pour le partage

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