Ep.48: Chloe Giordano about the art of embroidery and how to live from it

By Iva Mikles •  Updated: Nov 09, 2017 •  Interviews

Chloe is a British artist, illustrator and graphic designer known for her animals embroidered with very fine details, so real that they seem to be sleeping on the canvas.

I began to sew in the last year of my illustration degree at the University of the West of England, and since graduating in 2011 I have continued to experiment with freehand embroidery, using sewing thread and hand dyed fabrics to make my work.

Her clients include Penguin, Vintage Books, Bloomsbury, Liberty, the BFI, and a range of private clients.

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Key Takeaways

“Just be willing to do the work and do what you love and be happy”

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Special thanks to Chloe for joining me today. See you next time!

All artworks by Chloe Giordano, used with permission

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Hi, I am Iva (rhymes with “viva”). I am an artist, illustrator, founder of Art Side of Life®, and Top Teacher on Skillshare. Since 2009 I've worked as an illustrator, character designer, art director, and branding specialist focusing on storytelling, concepts, and animation. I believe that we are all creative in infinite numbers of ways, so I've made it my mission to teach you everything I know and help wake up your creative genius. Learn more about me.

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