Calavera

Here are stunning embroided skulls by Kimberley from South Africa. She writes: “My inspiration comes from the collaboration of many elements: cultural significance, life and death, music, colour, tribal art. I would love to change society’s take on skulls being associated with dark and negative elements and instead for them to see them in a more positive light. I embrace embroidery as an art form as there is something powerful about creating something so intimate. The use of thread as a medium and embroidering as the application grounds me and slows me down to become more aware and present.” You can check out more here.

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2 thoughts on “Calavera

  1. Ted West says:

    Love skulls! Thanks for sharing.

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