Love the colours and the whimsy of this piece. Genus Imaginus - A Collection of Imaginary Flora Fibre artist Carolyn Flood creates original contemporary designs in thread. Her bold images of idiosyncratic flowers catch your attention from a distance, and get even more interesting as you get closer. Seductively tactile compositions on cotton and silk fabrics entail both machine stitching and hand embroidery. With sensuous materials and sensual imagery, Carolyn Flood gives us flowers as they…
Salt Painting: Olympic Flags
Inspired by the colorful flags of the Olympic opening ceremony, some pals (ages 3, 5, and 7) and I designed our own flags using a simple salt painting method. Here’s how you can create your own beautiful banner! (by L, … Continue reading →
Patchworks that Praise!
Cathy Geier's online quilt gallery and store featuring a wide selection of landscape quilting fabric, watercolor landscape quilts,landscape quilts, quilts for sale, and how to make landscape quilts lessons.
Три дня назад я в одном журнале ЖЖ, который я с удовольствием читаю когда у меня есть свободное время, увидела пост с абсолютно фантастическими работами Аннемиеке Мейн ( Annemieke Mein ) - художницы по текстилю из Австралии. Я тут же подумала что детали в этой технике должны великолепно сочетаться…
Marie Stopes sample one
I have been working for the last four years on a series of pieces about women who have achieved greatness despite great opposition. Currently I am looking at the life of Marie Stopes and I had the idea of portraying her life in the form of a circle which represents the reproductive cycle. I try to use "women's crafts " in these pieces eg stitching, knitting and in this case suffolk puffs.