Name: Hiné
Last name: Mizushima​​​​​​​
Location: Vancouver, Canada
Occupation: Fibre Craft Artist


Hiné Mizushima, who was born and raised in Japan, majored in Japanese traditional painting before working as a designer and Illustrator in Tokyo. She later moved to Rome, then Paris, and then NYC. Sixteen years ago she left New York for Vancouver, Canada where she lives with her family. She is currently a fibre craft artist.
She has been commissioned for many commercial music videos for They Might Be Giants, which were released on DVDs. Her soft sculptures have been exhibited in galleries in the USA, Australia and Japan, and are published as books and magazines, and commissioned for Adobe Creative Cloud event in NYC, and The New York Times web campaign as well. She also made miniature collages for several book covers in Japan. She recently started original Kogin embroidery for making illustrations, brooches and music videos.
She sells her felt & embroidery creations and prints on her Etsy handmade shop, and goods on her Society6 and
Redbubble shop as well. 

水島ひね 神奈川生まれ。美術大学で日本画を専攻ののち、東京でイラストレーター/デザイナーとして勤務後、ローマ、パリ、NYに移り住み、現在カナダのバンクーバー在住。
13年前よりNYのロックバンドThey Might Be Giantsのコマ撮りアニメPV他7本製作、DVDにも収録。
ソフトスカルプチャー作品は、NY、Seattle、San Francisco、Los Angeles、Melbourne, 東京、大阪などのギャラリーで展示・販売。また、NYのAdobe Creative Cloudイベントや、世界で最も権威ある新聞 New York Times のウェブキャンペーン用の作品も製作。多くの作品は欧米のクラフト/アートブック、絵本、雑誌などにも掲載。
またオンラインハンドメイドマーケットのEtsyショップでは刺繍&フェルト作品やプリントを、Society6ショップ,  Redbubbleショップ, SUZURIではグッズや大判プリントも販売中。

Recent Interviews:
frankie Magazine (Australia)
Vancouver Shinpo (Canada)
Kogin Bank (Japan)
BranD Magazine (Hong Kong)
Anatomy Rocks (France & USA)
Etsy: Inspiring Workspaces (USA)
Adobe Inspire Magazine (USA)
UPPERCASE Magazine (Canada)
Brown Paper Bag (USA)

RMM: Readymade Magazine (Hong Kong)

Gathered by Mollie Makes (UK)
Etsy - Featured Seller (USA)
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