Sarah Swett’s Needlework Literature

Sarah Swett uses textiles to make what she calls “slow literature”.

Her amazing work includes facsimiles:

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(click and zoom for a closer look)

as well as entire books in tapestry:

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Visit her website for lots more pieces, most of it posted in huge image files that let you pore over every detail.

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