Artist creates realistic portraits using hand sewn silk thread

garrettzavaglia Published November 17, 2015 6,472 Plays

Rumble / Fascinating PeopleCome on a studio tour with St. Louis-based figurative artist Cayce Zavaglia. Her work is all hand sewn using cotton and silk thread or crewel embroidery wool. From a distance they read as hyper-realistic paintings, and only after closer inspection does the work’s true construction reveal itself.