Tag: Fiber art

September Mood Board | High Tide

September Mood Board | High Tide

  #MoodboardMonday Launch! The Fiber Studio is now running a monthly mood board featuring the best in handmade and vintage textile products by small, independent businesses. This month’s launch theme is High Tide, inspired by Marine Crosta’s miniature oil seascapes. Each month’s mood board theme […]

Fleshy fiber sculptures by Lorenzo Nanni

Fleshy fiber sculptures by Lorenzo Nanni

Just look at these fiber sculptures by Lorenzo Nanni! I am repulsed yet captivated. The skill and innovation in these works is truly impressive. There are a lot of fiber artists out there who’s works create a juxtaposition between the traditional and acceptable ‘feminine’ medium […]

Kate MccGwire Feather Sculptures

Kate MccGwire Feather Sculptures

I’m currently on a camping trip with my boyfriend in Wales, travelling from the Brecon Beacons to Pembrokeshire¬†and then up to Snowdonia. Yesterday we hiked the Black Mounain for 10 hours in the rain and now everything I own is wet and the majority of […]

Emily Barletta Interview

Emily Barletta Interview

    I am absolutely in love with the work of New York based artist Emily Barletta. Her abstract patterns sewn onto paper blur the boundaries between drawing and stitching, while her crochet works are surreal sculptural forms that almost seem like living matter; coral […]

Gold Thread Installation by Lygia Pape

Gold Thread Installation by Lygia Pape

Lygia Pape (1927-2004) was one of Brazil’s most influential artists of the 20th century. She worked in painting, printmaking, design, sculpture, dance, performance, film and installation and was a founding member of the Neo-Concrete movement, which is often seen as the beginning of contemporary art […]