Karen Nicol, of London, England, is a marvelously imaginative textile artist!
At a young age, she fell in love with embroidery and determined to make it her career.
With the courage to reach beyond the expected, she collaborated
with others to design textiles for fashion and interiors,
finally exhibiting her work in galleries under her own name.
She's experimented with laces and has showcased her designs
through a series of animals, including 2D and 3D embroidery.
Karen’s textile artistry is nothing short of innovative.
She is passionate about embroidery and loves to teach and encourage others.
Enjoy this selection of her various works.
Karen's book, Embellished: New Vintage,
is a visual banquet of her vintage and textile treasures.
Visit Karen's website.
Images used with direct permission from Karen Nichol.