Drawing with thread — a selection of commissions & Collaborations
Claire’s unique method of embroidery translates across a variety of mediums from fashion print to luxury packaging. Please get in touch if you would like to discuss a collaboration.
A family of 3 embroidery patterns inspired by Perrier-Jouët’s artistic art nouveau heritage and the variety of its wines’ aromas. Constructed from layers of land cut papers and intricately machine embroidered together these patterns were then applied to luxury packaging.
Project: Surface patterns for Perrier Jouët Material: Printed and embossed gift boxes and bags Size: Champagne bottle size
Exclusive Peacock wall panel for interior designers online luxury boutique. Inspired by oriental murals the piece is constructed from layers of luxurious fabrics intricately embroidered into place.
Project: Limited Edition artwork Material: Gold Leaf, leather, silk, paper and embroidery Size: 120 x 180cm
Fashion print design created in collaboration with artist Tiana Langdon. Embroidered illustration of girls combined with my distinctive floral collages created a stunning ethereal floral pattern.
Product: Textile design for Missoni SS2011 collection Material: Digitally printed and embroidered fabric Size: Women's clothing
Floral patterns constructed from collage and paint washes with machine embroidery are translated into dreamy patterns. Increasing the scale of the illustrations in print, plays with the embroidery effect.
Product: Scarves for Jaeger Boutique London Materials: Digitally printed silk scarves Size: 110 x 110 cm
Still life applique studies of birds and plants constructed from layers of hand cut leather, silk, paper and felt finished off with freehand machine embroidery.
Project: Limited edition prints for Gas Art Gallery, London Material: Printed paper Size: A2
This collection of illustrations are inspired by the english countryside. Constructed from hand cut leather, felt, papers and machine embroidered into place, the designs are then translated into gift cards.
Project: Card designs for Black Olive Material: Printed paper Size: 12 x 12 cm
Family of four veg and fruit stylized illustrations. Constructed from hand cut papers, felt, leather and suede. Thick black embroidery connects the pattern together which flows across the sleeves of the menu. The designs are then reproduced into luxurious printed menus.
Project: Menu designs for The Hospital Club, London Material: Printed and glossed paper Size: A4 and A3 booklet
Book cover design constructed from layers of vintage wallpaper leather and embroidery for 'The Dressmaker's Child' By William Trevor. Commissioned by Penguin Publishing for there 70th Anniversary short stories collection.
Product: Book cover design for Penguin Material: Printed paper Size: 7 x 15 cm