Embroidered Portraits by Cayce Zavaglias


American artist Cayce Zavaglia uses thread as her paint to create amazing embroidered portraits that look like they are paintings. Using varying colors of wool thread, she came up with a system to sew like she would paint to create what looks like brushstrokes from afar. The result is portraits that show depth, volume and form, which is really impressive considering each piece is a laborious process of sewing.