Dorie Millerson

Dorie Millerson is an artist and teacher working in Toronto, Canada. She employs a technique called “needlepoint lace,” which she says gives her the ability to draw with thread.

House, 2007

hand cloth, 2002
embroidery on handwoven linen and silk
16″ x 16″

FYI: Needlepoint lace is a form of embroidery which we don’t see very much. TextileDreamer has a 10part tutorial on how to master the complexities of this form. Part one is here.

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~ by rubi on September 16, 2008.

3 Responses to “Dorie Millerson”

  1. I find this blog very interesting so far. I will put a link on mine.

  2. So happy to see Dorie’s work here! I had the pleasure of being one of her students at OCAD in Toronto…her work is certainly inspiring!

  3. Thanks a lot for posting a link to my tutorial! To make things easier to navigate, I collected all the needlopoint lace information into one page. Enjoy!

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