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Black and white - Noir et blanc


For these two pieces I wanted to play with contrasting tones and create through black and white an opposite but balanced visual effect.  The texture through fabric and thread, and a pinch of colour add to the dynamic.  148 more words

Embroidery - Broderie

Prints on Fabric

Along with the paper, I have been busy printing on fabric, since the first leaves of the season give quite distinct results to those gathered later on in the year. 26 more words


Support and Resistance

W. John MacMullen
Support and Resistance (triptych)
10 x 19.5 in (each panel)

Repurposed cotton fabric and polyester batting; polyester thread.

This tryptych is from my “(ch)art quilt” series of art quilts that incorporate data into art objects. 50 more words

Textile Artist, Irish Memories

Those familiar with my work will know that much of my inspiration comes from the contrasting landscapes of the South Downs in England, the Spanish sierras, and visits to France and Italy.This post is really for a fellow blogger Wildsherkin who takes wonderful photos of Sherkin off the coast of Ireland. 160 more words

Textile Art

Wip Wednesday ~ Next Abstract Art Quilt

A couple of weeks ago I drafted out my next abstract art quilt. I have already scanned it into my computer to enlarge it and to reverse the image. 115 more words

So many good things are happening. We are finishing up at school and it’s been a bittersweet spring. I’ve been amazed at the brilliant and heart felt pieces that are being created. 65 more words

Student Work