Crafting

Stephanie K. Clark Transforms String Into Art

“I consider myself a painter and I paint with thread,” writes Stephanie K. Clark on her website. Using embroidery floss as paint, and employing a needle as a paintbrush, she creates textile art...

Add Some Paper Animals to Your Feed

Two things become evidently clear when scrolling through Stacey Elaine’s Instagram feed: her love of animals and her love of color. A tissue paper artist and an illustrator, she takes a minimalist approach...

Self-Taught Artist Creates Sculptures Using His Wife’s Kitchen Tools

Sculptor Vladimiras Nikonovas likes "borrowing" his wife’s kitchen tools and cookware and never giving them back. He shared his little secret on Bored Panda where he admitted that he is guilty of...

Celebrate Spring Through Olga Prinku’s Flower Embroideries

This past decade has seen a revival in the art of embroidery. No longer a pastime reserved to nannies, embroidery is now where the cool kids are at. But if embroidery is...

Diana Beltran Herrera’s Sculptures are Made From Paper

Diana Beltran Herrera is a gifted paper artist based in Bristol, UK. After graduating from university she traveled to Finland where she worked with a sculptor for six months and began transforming paper in a...

These Embroidered Pins Are Simply Perfect

There's something endearing about miniature art, and when it comes in the form of a pin, made to be worn, all the better. A combination of illustration and embroidery, Irem Yazici's miniature...

Alexandra Kingswell’s Quilts Will Lift Your Spirits

In these gloomy, dismal times, we could all use a bit of color. Incidentally, color is also what textile artist, Alexandra Kingswell, has to offer - and bucketfuls of it. “Color!” reads...

Cat Rabbit Makes Nostalgic Soft Sculptures

Cat Rabbit makes adorable handmade figures which lean on the tradition of embroidery, doll-making, patchwork, and textile design. The result, though undeniably cute, is more of a piece of art than a...

Maud Vantours’ Paper Art Speaks In Color

Judging by her eye-popping Instagram presence, paper artist Maud Vantours clearly doesn't shy away from color. Under her talented hands, flat, colorful pieces of paper turn into intricate sculptures and cut out...

Find Comfort in Lorena Marañon’s Quilts

Lorena Marañon's creative process requires intuition as much as it requires planning - and sometimes, even more. Known for her colorful quilts, each piece is imbued with spontaneity, with one step...