Makiko Wakisaka

Makiko Wakisaka
Japan

Thanks to Connecticut fiber artist, Morna Crites-Moore, for pointing me to the artwork of  Makiko Wakisaka.
This piece looks eerily similar to the nests made by Turkish Bees.


Rise
Exhibited in Asia Fiberart Exhibition, miniature,
Fukuoka, Japan, 2001



Chrysalis


Chrysalis, detail

Cocoon
Cocoon, detail
I fondly recall seeing Cocoon at the 2007 Pfaff Embroidery Challenge in London, U.K.
Small world!
Thanks Morna!
See more of Makiko's artwork here and here

I like the detail image of this piece called Cell
All images via Makiko's Flicker page