Posts Tagged: textile art

A Finished Few

I mounted four completed pieces today in my yet unnamed series. The canvas support is studded with rusted square head nails. Some of these nails remained from a barn floor my husband removed, planed and reinstalled in our 1860 barn

A Finished Few

I mounted four completed pieces today in my yet unnamed series. The canvas support is studded with rusted square head nails. Some of these nails remained from a barn floor my husband removed, planed and reinstalled in our 1860 barn

Expanding on an idea

In a previous post, I discussed the piece SOMETIMES I GO TO PIECES. I painted a huge amount of canvas strips for that piece, tried to use them on another piece, but it just didn’t make it. I ran across

Expanding on an idea

In a previous post, I discussed the piece SOMETIMES I GO TO PIECES. I painted a huge amount of canvas strips for that piece, tried to use them on another piece, but it just didn’t make it. I ran across

At It Again

I am painting, cutting, and folding again. I started with white Pima cotton for the first set of boats I made for I’m All Tied Up at the Moment. This time I started with a batik fabric and washed it

At It Again

I am painting, cutting, and folding again. I started with white Pima cotton for the first set of boats I made for I’m All Tied Up at the Moment. This time I started with a batik fabric and washed it

I’m All Tied Up at the Moment

This piece is the first I developed during my year long project of creating whatever I wished…as long as it fit in the mixed media textile category. I began by choosing a shape…obviously the boat. I cut squares of cotton

I’m All Tied Up at the Moment

This piece is the first I developed during my year long project of creating whatever I wished…as long as it fit in the mixed media textile category. I began by choosing a shape…obviously the boat. I cut squares of cotton

Sometimes I Go To Pieces

Sometimes I Go To Pieces is a textile construction that started as an experiment but developed into a completed piece. It is on display at the Rotunda Gallery. I was playing with painting or dying canvas, working both wet and

Sometimes I Go To Pieces

Sometimes I Go To Pieces is a textile construction that started as an experiment but developed into a completed piece. It is on display at the Rotunda Gallery. I was playing with painting or dying canvas, working both wet and

Mixed Media Vessels

I CAN SEE RIGHT THROUGH YOU is one in a series of mixed media vessels I created for the Off the Wall exhibit at the Capitol Rotunda gallery in Santa Fe. I wove metal zippers on a steel armature to

Mixed Media Vessels

I CAN SEE RIGHT THROUGH YOU is one in a series of mixed media vessels I created for the Off the Wall exhibit at the Capitol Rotunda gallery in Santa Fe. I wove metal zippers on a steel armature to

What to Wear...What to Wear? 2017-2018

A Full Year

Hello again!  I have spent the past year moving to a new studio and developing work to exhibit in a show this fall.  It has been a fabulous experience and I am thrilled with the results. Let’s talk about the

What to Wear...What to Wear? 2017-2018

A Full Year

Hello again!  I have spent the past year moving to a new studio and developing work to exhibit in a show this fall.  It has been a fabulous experience and I am thrilled with the results. Let’s talk about the