This piece is currently exhibited at After Eight in Jakobstad and will be delivered to it's buyer after the show is taken down in April.
"Squeeze" is another work in the body collection. Once again inspired by the body positivity movement, this time focusing more on the tight norms capturing us, I made another embroidery. It is free hand machine embroidered with a thicker white cotton thread sown onto a pink fabric I bought from a flea market.
Creating an entirely new medium in free hand embroidery, I make art that is fit for any home.
All works are my own design, usually based on drawings in my sketchbook, and are handmade from start to finish. All pieces are therefor unique and impossible to replicate. I use recycled fabrics whenever I can and don’t limit myself to any style, shape or size.
All pieces are delivered ready to hang and are easy to store and move since they can be washed and ironed.[powr-form-builder id="5dfee6a8_1568870744"]
I am a storyteller and an artist. A photographer and a textile artist. This is where I share my textile art (view my photography over at www.julialillqvist.com).
All works on here are my own design, based on drawings in my sketchbook and are handmade from start to finish. All pieces are therefor unique and impossible to replicate.
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This is an ongoing process that I don't wish to control so motives, styles, shapes and sizes may vary because artistic expression is more important than brand. This my way of being, I hope you enjoy it.