Cayce Zavaglia's Embroidered Portraits are Lifelike

By: Jana Pijak - Nov 28, 2014
References: caycezavaglia & joquz
Cayce Zavaglia's intricately embroidered portraits feature realistic imagery that will make viewers do a double take. The illustrations boast vivid colors and impressive details that are brought to life using a traditional needlepoint technique.

Cayce Zavaglia uses cotton, silk thread or embroidery wool to create her masterpieces. The artist illustrates an immense level of talent that goes far beyond her immaculate sewing skills.

Resembling expressive oil paintings, the artist's embroidered portraits reveal a great amount of detail and texture when inspected at close range. The art pieces are made up of countless colors and threaded layers, making them appeal to craft lovers and DIY design enthusiasts. Fans of classical portraiture will also appreciate the great amount of detail that went into each of these stunning works.