@TaylorSwift13 – An Embroidered Taylor Swift Tweet This is a hand embroidered copy of a tweet posted by Taylor Swift in October 2014. I hand embroidered Taylor’s tweet using cotton thread on a cotton ground. It looks like Taylor’s original tweet has received a couple more retweets since I embroidered it! I wish I could
This is a little cross stitched piece I created for my little sister’s recent birthday. She’d asked me for a cross stitched skull after having seen a previous piece I’d been working on. I decided to add a little ‘shazam’ to this piece for her though by making it glow-in-the-dark.
Click images to view larger The Crimea Cup ’14 – Hand Embroidered Subbuteo Cloth This embroidered Subbuteo cloth is a little aside I’ve been working on for the last couple of weeks. It has been hand embroidered with cotton thread with a design that takes inspiration from football tactics boards. The markers that have been
Electroluminescent Tron Inspired Hooded Sweater This is a little something a whipped up recently. I finished a zip up hoodie with some electroluminescent wire enabling it to light up with a Tron-blue light. The hoodie has three settings which include pulsating (fast/slow) and static modes making it a a perfect piece clothing for ravey nights
Hand Embroidered Photo Album Cover This is a gift I made for Mother Spike for her birthday this year. I hand embroidered the text onto linen which I then used to wrap the photo album to create a unique book. The words were embroidered using split stitch for the large graduated text and back stitch
Cross Stitched Wooden Heart This is a little Valentines day gift that I created from some laser cut wooden hearts. I embellished the heart with a cross stitched wolf design in purple thread.
New Work – Unicorn Dating I’ve just published the first in a new series of embroidered artworks to my online portfolio at www.spikedennis.com. The works, entitled Unicorn Dating, take the form of a series of hand embroidered subversive cross stitch samplers. The inspiration for the work originated through by research into the symbolic unicorn, and