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Sketches For New Textile Art

I can’t show the  Christmas gifts I’ve been busy with for the last few weeks – don’t want to ruin any surprises. So, I’ve been working on some cut and paste-up sketches for a possible new series. 50 more words

Textile Art

Words, words, words - Lorina Bulwer's inspirational embroidered letters (part 1)

Earlier this year I went to the exhibition ‘Frayed: Textiles on the Edge’ at the Time & Tide Museum in Great Yarmouth. The aim of the exhibition was to highlight examples of embroidered work that had been created by people at times of mental distress. 184 more words

Art History

Suffering for art (by Margaret Cooter)

It is a truth generally acknowledged that artists must suffer for their art. Also, it is widely believed, in the art community at least, that good art has its basis in the artist’s unique personal experience – and, especially among artists and critics, that a viewer is needed to “complete” the work, in that they will bring their own experience to their perception of the work. 1,168 more words

Textile Art

Now On SquareUp Marketplace

Early this year I made an Etsy account and then found out that last year, Etsy had changed their policies so that vendors could outsource labor. 132 more words


Textiles - print, paint, stitch – Spring 2015

Produce unique patterns on fabric. Learn print techniques, how to paint on fabric, use of stitch to enhance your designs, and more. There will be a small weekly charge of approx. 53 more words


Garden to Table Treasures

The third exhibit co-curated by myself and Candace Perry, Director of Collections at the Schwenkfelder Library and Heritage Center titled: “Garden to Table” will be displayed through March 1, 2015.   626 more words

Susan L. Feller

In the midst of textile innovation, Laokoon is a lamella constructed textile of various materials, allowing motion & light reflection. Hungarian, Zsuzsanna Szentirmai-Joly, is it's founder. See Blogroll.

‘..handmade and tailored specifically to the needs of the project and its creator. Be it made of cork, plastic, tiny or larger lamella, its colour, flexibility, inner cohesion are all unique, so in reality they result in endless variations. 39 more words