Scientific art in the form of plush petri dish specimens created by UK fiber artist Elin Thomas. The pieces are a mix of needle felting, embroidery and crochet.
These are wonderful . . . 💖❤💖 #elinthomas creates petri dishes filled with mold, but she’s not using any week-old peanut butter sandwiches. The fiber artist builds her science experiments using a felted wool base, and then carefully crafts individual growths using crochet and embroidery techniques. Most of her creations are set in authentic 8cm borosilicate glass petri dishes,