This 20 Foot-Wide Tapestry By The Fiber Artist Vanessa Barragão Recreates The World In Textural Yarn – Design You Trust

This 20 Foot-Wide Tapestry By The Fiber Artist Vanessa Barragão Recreates The World In Textural Yarn

In celebration of a partnership between London’s Heathrow Airport and Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, fiber artist Vanessa Barragão was commissioned to create a massive botanical tapestry. Using a range of techniques including latch hooking, felt needling, carving, crochet, Barragão mapped out and built up a textural surface that emulates a map of the world.

More: Vanessa Barragão, Instagram h/t: colossal

If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

A Typographic Scarf Made With Letters From The Helvetica Typeface
Design Agency Made Giant Mirror Letters In San Francisco To Show That Design Is All Around Us
Go Get Glitter: The Superb Creative Glitter Makeup Ideas For Halloween
Korean Artist Goes Viral For Transforming Herself Into Mind-Bending Optical Illusions Without Any Photoshop
Escape Into The Glass Rivers And Lakes Of These Beautiful Wood Tables
Modern Magnetic Neckties That Conveniently Attach To Magnetic Knots For Easily Interchangeable Styles
Whoo Could Resist This Cuddly Crochet Owl Blanket?
This Light Allows Kids To Create And Play With Shadows
Japanese Artist Colors Anime-Inspired Paper Cutouts With Real-World Environments
3D-Printed Chess Set Turns Each Piece into a Miniature Planter
The Impressive Surreal Body-Painted Illusions of Hikaru Cho
Hilariously Terrible But Beautiful Hedgehog Cake Fails
Just a Selfie Spoon
These Themed Christmas Trees Are Made From Old Magazines
An Artist Pranked People By Leaving Life-Sized Airpods Stickers On The Ground All Over San Francisco
A Single Book Disrupts The Foundation Of A Brick Wall By Jorge Méndez Blake
This Bakery Artists Make Works of Art that Just So Happen to be Cakes
Stylish Handmade "Book Bags" Designed To Carry Your Favorite Novel With You
These Japanese Umbrellas Reveal Hidden Patterns When Wet
Creep Magic: An Artist Makes Fairies Out Of Dead Insects
Who Needs Louis Vuitton When This Chicken Bag Exists?!
Nose Warmers Now Exist: Perfect For People Who Are Always Cold
Woman Agrees To 11 Tattoos In A Week All In The Name Of Art
Futuristic Large-Scale Installations Built In The Heart Of Al Ula Desert In Saudi Arabia