• Delicate Knots, Velvet, and Beads Entwine in Julia Shore's Mossy Embroideries

    14 days ago - By Colossal

    All images © Julia Shore, shared with permission
    Dappled with French knots, glinting materials, and pieces of moss, botanical embroideries by Julia Shore replicate the forest floor's supple textures in fiber and beads. The Los Angeles-based artist also uses hand-dyed velvet, wool, felt, and sequins to add a variety of hues ranging from emerald green to golden yellow. “I tried to capture its intricacy-all the different shades and forms of moss; its soft and calming nature,” she says.
    Shore's next series of moss pieces will be released on Etsy in February. She shares embroidery tutorials on...
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