Jill Tamaki is an artist who has done embroidered covers for three classic books—The Secret Garden, Emma, and Black Beauty.  They are beautiful!

Click on this link to see more of her work—  http://blog.jilliantamaki.com/2011/03/penguin-threads-deluxe-classics/

Her covers will be used on new editions of these books by Penguin Classics. The embroidered pictures wrap around to the back of the covers too.

Posted by Nancy, who gave up embroidery long ago.