I’m Arlene Lorenzo and I’m self taught embroidery artist.
I was born and raised in Puerto Rico. I currently live in San Antonio, TX with my two kids.
I have early childhood memories of hand sewing with a needle and thread. It wasn’t until October 2017; that I decided to teach myself how to embroider something other than a running stitch. I was looking for a creative outlet and the minute I learned a few stitches I couldn’t stop embroidering.
This is how my embroidery samplers were born. Each piece is free handed and allows me to express myself through colors and shapes.
I’ve been embroidering ever since; each time pushing myself to create new desi