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Embroidery Hoop Art By Sarah K Benning

“Oh Dear” Embroidery Hoop Art by Sarah K Benning

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ARTmonday: Sarah K. Benning’s Stitchery

Sarah K. Benning, who proclaims herself “nanny by day and artist by night,” lives in Albany and stitches these little needlework artworks framed in embroidery hoops, in addition to her other more serious works (she graduated from the Art Institute of Chicago, after all).

These hoop art pieces, which I found on Hunter’s Alley, the online vintage marketplace recently launched by One Kings Lane, are thoroughly charming. They picture on trend designs (cacti! faceted diamonds!) and cute sayings. I’m tempted. She offers a set of hand-stitched notecards too.

Below, I’ve also included a few of her pieces from Sarah K. Benning’s Imaginary Landscapes series. These works are based on failed disposable camera prints with stitched landscapes and nature-inspired images. Benning says, “These whimsical thread drawings are replacing the lost imagery of the original photographs.”

sarah-k-benning-cactus

sarah-k-benning-home

sarah-k-benning-diamonds

sarah-k-benning-oh-hey

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sarah-k-benning-blue-landscape

sarah-k-benning-ferns

sarah-k-benning-horizon

sarah-k-benning-spiky-leaves

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