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Embroidery and beads – best parts of beaded sweaterdress.

Today I want to intorduce you to completely unique hand beaded sweaterdress. That’s she: The dress features symbols that surrounds my natural habitat – a beautiful rural area in the middle Europe. The moon, the eye, tears, some herb form the local meadow. The dress is hand beaded by me with lots of love and Read More

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Hand Embroidered Monograms – the Nibyniebo’s Alphabet

More or less the Inspiration visited me again and I made these beautiful Hand Embroidered Monograms. Just as usually I incorporated polymer clay element and I chose to make a clay letter. The entire piece was very pleasant to stitch ( mostly at the lake during late summer trips and swims ). I learned a Read More

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Embroidery for children – 5 things to remember when your child takes needle

Have you ever heard of Montessori method? Maybe you go white and tremble when you see your sweetheart with a scissors or a needle? What will happen if you give it a go – and teach your child embroidery? This is my story. My student was 3 and a half when I let him try Read More

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The seeds of new art adventures – you can write the book too!

“I was moving to LA and wanted to be a dancer and an artist. Instead, ended up homeless, pregnant and working rtail.” Ok. She got pregnant, but not you, or even if you do too, still you can outsource childcare and be a dancer and an artist, can’t you? Is art for everybody? I know, Read More

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My creative process – video of me stitching clay mask

Today I decided to record the entire stitching process. For stitching purpose I used a 4 inch hoop made of beech tree. I used wool that I felted with the needle. I used different varieties of embroidery thread (DMC, Anchor, Ariadna). The main element is polymer clay mask that I sculpted myself and painted with Read More

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Hand embroidered 3D structures by Nibyniebo

Today’s post is all about hand embroidered structures that I make using polymer clay and embroidery thread. The first ever hand embroidered structure was very spontaneous creation. I just take with myself a bunch of threads and a hoop and fabric. I stitched for pleasure – a flat surface of purple, lilac and grey fields. Read More

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The evolution of the eye in Nibyniebo’s art (The love story )

The eye is a powerful symbol. We love eyes. The world loves eyes, Everybody loves eyes. Your aunt loves eyes. And your child loves eyes. Maybe your dog too. For me it was ever since. I loved eye, I love eye. I will love eye. I wish I could show you all eyes that I Read More

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Secrets of embroidery thread revealed – all you need to know about floss

As there is countless number of embroidery styles and techniques so is multitude of embroidery threads. A good news is that there is no such thing as “proper” or “correct” thread. Of course, some specific techniques require or better perform with some specific threads (for instance: wool is perfect for crewel embroidery) but in todays Read More

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The power of connecting dots and how you can find your artistic voice?

To be honest, it is very hard to be original nowadays. But still every artist CAN be authentic. So, what’s the differenc original vs. authentic? And what has it to do with connecting dots? What the hell is artistic voice??? Let’s imagine for a moment that every of your creation is a sentence. You may Read More

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All about stitching – the embroidery tutorial by Nibyniebo.

Learning stitching is one of the coolest things to do on a calm Saturday (or any day) afternoon. This simple embroidery tutorial is completely designed by me and reveals all the basic stitches. It is planned as a series of short descriptions with pictures and samples. It will cover all the traditional embroidery techniques as Read More

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Creative Life – 7 ways to improve it and why you should do that!

For a moment forget your creative life and  think of your time as it is a drop in an ocean of time.  See your world as a thousands of planets where your body composed of tiny particles lives. That’s what we are and how we exist. In it all there is magic and it is Read More

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Bored, Sad and Nerve – hand embroidered masks.

We all have our emotions. We live a life full of feelings. We are all humans. I’ve been exploring that things ever since I was teenager. Just recently I’ve read a book ‘The Conscious Parent‘ by Shefali Tsabary. And I can honestly reccomend it to everyone. Those who are parents and who ‘just’ have parents. Read More

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‘I have seen…’ the collection of sterling silver necklaces

Brand new creative adventure As a never bored, always hungry for creative challenges artist I jumped on yet another journey and explored the new techniques in jewellery making. I  love silver and I chose it as my basic material in my new collection. The collection revolves around the eye theme. The title ‘I have seen…’ Read More

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Hand embroidered eye necklaces.

After a few months of planning and designing I finally created these sweet eye-necklaces. They are a true candy for your eye. They are perfect to wear in the summertime. How was it made The white part of the eye was  hand sculpted in polymer clay and then baked. The element was hadnd embroidered with Read More

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How I got started my embroidery adventure.

In January 2017 I had Eureka moment . I realised I can stitch small colorful polymer clay shapes on a hoop. I was fascinated by modern embroidery and I needed to exercise my creative spirit. I was a bit tired of sculpting polymer clay clocks. And textile art was something for me. I have intensely Read More