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Magnificence of Embroidery Exhibition

12 Dec 2020 - 11 Apr 2021

When

Saturday 12 December 2020, 10.00am - Sunday 11 April 2021, 3.00pm


10am-3pm Tue-Sun, closed Mon

Where

Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Temple New Zealand, 16 Stancombe Road, Flat Bush, Auckland

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Cost
Free
Contact

Fo Guang Yuan Art Gallery Auckland

09 274 4880

Magnificence of Embroidery by Hong Ying Yao

Ms Yao uses both parallel stitches and random stitches. She often splits a single thread into one-half, one-thirty-second, and even one-sixty-fourth, making the stitches extremely fine and intricate.

She incorporates thin and thick threads, long and short stitches, and techniques such as colour arrangement, layering, overlapping and winding to create combinations of lines with rich expressions.

In a two-dimensional embroidery piece, Ms Yao amplifies the shiny nature of embroidery threads with a mix of colours and techniques.

The Six Criteria of Embroidery

  1. Configuration
  2. Light & Ray
  3. Colour Coordination
  4. Vividness
  5. Application of Techniques
  6. Attention to Detail

#embroidery #embroideryart #embroiderynz #auckland

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