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Issue 90’s out and it’s all about looking forward to warm spring days, with plenty of fresh new makes. It’s almost spring, so we’re bringing you a bumper mag to get ready for the change in season. Inside you’ll find two pretty awesome gifts — a spring bunny stitch kit from Kiriki Press, and a... Continue reading →
Textile Artists: 10 to Watch
Lately I find myself more and more drawn to textile art, in all its various forms. There’s something appealingly touchable about it, almost cuddly, and fabric and string, as a medium, provide for almost infinite possibilities. Here are 10 artists to watch. Jacqueline Fink of Little Dandelion creates small and large-scale works with a textural, otherworldly feel. These embroidered landscapes by Ana Teresa Barboza seem to come to life before your very eyes. Spotted on Trendland.
Wall Hanging Floral Wall Hanging Flower Wall Art Large Wall
My heart is exploding for this piece. This is my first in a line of fiber art floral design wall hangings, and it screams to me THE SECRET GARDEN. This piece is approx. 44" vertical (from top of flowers to bottom of extensions) and 25" across. A variety of multi-textured yarns hang from a wooden dowel, all in neutral colors of cream and white, as well as a faux antler hanging among the extensions. There is a variety of mixed greenery & neutral colored floral blooms cascading across the top…
It doesn't take much to fall in love with Sheila Hicks. As one of the world's most renowned fiber artists, she gives credit to her mother, great aunts and grandmothers for influencing her textile art. She has traveled the world consulting, teaching and making her art. In the beginning of her career, Sheila was inspired by Pre-Columbian Peruvian textiles and traditional Mexican hand-weaving. As her work progressed, she began to integrate her exposure to other cultures into her enchanting…
Pia Wüstenberg's three different artisanal wool and cotton “seating structures.” She crafts each in her unique combination of weaving and felting which results in soft, durable, and weather-resistant outdoor swings and hanging seats.