These outsized moths and bugs by Yumi Okita (beforehand) are constructed with material, embroidery thread, pretend fur, wire, and feathers. The Raleigh-based mostly artist makes each bit by hand, creating trustworthy interpretations of precise bugs just like the Oleander Hawk Moth or the Peacock Butterfly.
Embroidery artist Humayrah Bint Altaf stitches fabulously ornate bugs and timber that incorporate classic gold twist wire, an entire bunch of metallic beads, Rococo threads, and totally different delicate provides. The highest outcomes are scarab beetles which may nearly crawl off the canvas and honey bees able to take flight. “I sometimes wander via the woods near(…)