Most: Exciting, Mundane, Accomplished, Confusing

A studio update in four parts: 1 Most Exciting, 2 Most Mundane, 3 Most(ly) accomplished, 4 Most Confusing 1 Most Exciting The most exciting thing this week is that preparations are in full swing for the Surface and Depth show in Rome, Italy! You may recall that my work has been juried into a show […]

Project Finishes (Hand Embroidery Incoming)

Well, after what felt like months of not really making substantial progress on anything, I’ve suddenly finished several projects at once! Yesterday I finished the hand embroidery I’ve been working on. It’s not a portrait, was stitched on water soluble fabric, and still needs some assembly. I’ll start sharing progress photos on my Instagram account […]

Current and New Things

There’s been a lot of forward motion in the studio over the last week. Here’s an update on the main things I’m pouring into: On The HoopI’m working with that fiddly dissolvable fabric, meaning progress is even slower than normal. But! I seem to have honed my technique a bit and now things are moving […]

“The Artist’s Way”

I did it. I finished the book. I started “The Artist’s Way” after it kept popping up everywhere – from friends mentioning it, to artists I follow on Instagram sharing it in their stories. Everyone was saying it was amazing so I bought the book with no idea what it even was. In case you […]


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Hello! I’m Courtney Cox, an award-winning internationally recognized hand embroidery artist and writer. I live and stitch in Austin, Texas with my husband and 2 dogs.

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