The artist himself!
A sneak peek of the next round of Keds for Opening Ceremony sneakers, France Edition. We resurrected the Camp Oxford from Keds' archives and added some French je-ne-sais-quoi.
A typical "Toile de Jouy" or toile print displaying quaint pastoral scenery.
Richard first secures the fabric inside an embroidery hoop, which holds the fabric taut, before hand-embroidering with colorful contrasting thread. Eventually these pieces will go to the Keds factory to be sewn into shoes!
A view of the backside of the embroidery.
A farm girl becomes a fiery headed clown.
Villagers confront a beast man.
A close-up: spy those bunny ears and carrot!
Richard's home in Jackson Heights.