It's not every day that a writer gets to work textile weaving and banned boobs into the same piece — though it's not for a lack of trying
. But, that's because we don't encounter artists like Erin Riley every day.
Working exclusively from photographs sourced from social media, Riley creates woven portraits of young women exposing themselves in a distinctive fashion that's familiar to anyone with a cell phone and a pulse. "Instagram is my favorite," says Riley. "It is the most accessible and to-the-point. I have been able to connect with so many amazing people [through it] and it allows my work and process to be seen by people from around the world."
Click through to find out more about Riley's distinctive style, her passion for her craft, and — what else? — porn.