embroidered map!!

Embroidered map - The Oxton Art Fair 2012 - The annual Oxton Art Fair is a wonderful showcase of art, craft and design from local artists within four of galleries of the Williamson Art Gallery in Birkenhead.

Ullswater map art quilt by Mary Bryning

Embroidered map - The Oxton Art Fair 2012 - The annual Oxton Art Fair is a wonderful showcase of art, craft and design from local artists within four of galleries of the Williamson Art Gallery in Birkenhead.

The Night Road, map art quilt by Alicia Merret. This is an imaginary aerial view of the earth below seen from an airplane coming to land at night. The fields are dark but the lights of the towns and villages are bright, and the long lines of the roads are clearly illuminated.

The Night Road map art quilt by Alicia Merrett. Festival of Quilts 2011 -

Work by Erin Endicott on Textile Design and Designer`s Platform

Work by Erin Endicott on Textile Design and Designer`s Platform. This textiles piece of work interests me as I like how the brown and darker parts of it look as it looks like a real map. The contour lines help to convey this

SAQA: Bucknam Piece Acquired for Museum Permanent Collection

"Tangle" by Bonnie Bucknam, inspired by shapes and colors of trees in Pacific Northwest. Materials & Techniques: Hand-dyed cottons by the artist, machine pieced and quilted.

dianesavonaart.com Hiroshima, 2012 During a month in Hiroshima, I spent many days 'beachcombing' the river edges at low tide. I found ceramic shards, electronic bits...and glass fused by the blast 70 years ago. (I checked with the museum: it is permissible to take these items). unfinished

map page items found while beachcombing the river edges near Hiroshima this map shows a section of the city nearest to the blast epicenter with the rivers forming long black verticals, crossed by connecting white bridges.


More ideas
Mary Bryning - Textile artist  Mary combines her love of textiles and embroidery with an interest in maps and the effect human settlement ha...

Mary Bryning - Textile artist Mary combines textiles and embroidery with maps and human settlement.

Contemporary Quilt Exhibition

Textile/quilt work 'Urban fragments' map art quilt by Eszter Bornemisza for Voices quilt art exhibition at the Devon Guild of Craftsmen jan-Feb

Aerial landscape quilt by Linda Gass

Fields of Salt map art quilt by LInda Gass. Although the landscape in this artwork may look like farm fields, it is actually salt ponds used for industrial salt production. These ponds used to be essential wetlands of San Francisco Bay. by kelly.

Sensational maps with pins and strings

A London Underground map out of wool or string would be fun but could do tube or subway map of any city!String Map by Dan Coffey

LOVE this quilt.  Have been wanting to do a free-form quilt for some time.

"Oberg White" quilt by Ian Hundley. Part of his series of cartographic quilts.

This is not just a map--- it's a quilt made by Mary Bryning of Bryning Art. So cool.

Sefton Park map art quilt by Mary Bryning. Her work explores the patterns of geography and cartography using hand-dyed fabric, recycled maps, appliqué and machine embroidery.

Pinterest
Search