Featured Interview | Becca.embroiders
Creative Name: becca.embroiders
Real Name: Becca
Social Media: IG: becca.embroiders
Brief description of self: I am a driven person who wants to make things that others will enjoy.
Long Description of self: Even though I’m a pretty introverted person, I love making meaningful creations with other people. Making and sharing art helps me to grow and connect with others.
Project Description: I enjoy designing and embroidering various pieces. I do not usually give them names. – My projects are inspired by the world around me. Lately, a lot of my pieces are based off of song lyrics or books that I consume. Books and music are incredibly important to me so I’ve been channeling those things in my work a lot.
Medium & why: Typically, I use cotton and embroidery floss but have been incorporating paints and beads in my work for more texture and variety.
Favorite part of the creative process: My favorite part about my creation process is getting more adventurous with my designs and stepping out of my comfort zone
The most challenging part of the process: Having patience for myself when I make a mistake or when my work does not look the way I imagined it would.
Other creative influences: I would like to design more illustrations in the future
How creativity betters my life: Creating helps break up the monotony of the day and allows me to be adventurous
Advice to other aspiring artists: To be true to yourself and not afraid of showing your work! It can be intimidating to share your art, but it is most definitely worth it.