Artist Spends 520 Hours Reimagining World Map as a Giant 20-Foot-Wide Tapestry
“I hope all could understand the message present in this piece, the world belongs to everyone and we have to preserve it.”
Watch out for Manish Arora
fall 2009 fashion update He was born in Mumbai. After attending the National Institute of Fashion Technology in New Delhi, he started his label in 1997. His style is a true representation of his Indian roots, with lots of colors and rich motifs and lots of fantasies. He combines traditional Indian craftsmanship with Western influences. (source wikipedia.org) What I love about his collections that he isn't afraid to be daring and think outside the box. His work is not typically for the…
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Create this wild rose in shibori, a simple pattern for you to make. I will show you step by step how to make this wild rose in shibori. You will need dextrous fingers but I have used very simple stitching to create the pattern. Start with a piece of fabric 25cm or 10” square. Draw … Shape a wonderful wild rose in shibori stitch resist. Read More »
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Textile artists inspired by nature - TextileArtist.org
These textile artists inspired by nature find a way of bringing a fresh voice to well-trodden ground and show why the natural world has endured in art.
Textile Art Inspired by Nature
Nature is one of the most enduring inspirations for art of any form. Fascination with forests, seas, wildlife and the sky doesn’t seem to ebb. In Textile Art Inspired by Nature, we celebrate the work and worlds of 10 artists speaking of this well-trodden subject matter in new and resounding voices. Each chapter delves into a different artist’s take on nature and the techniques and processes they use to bring their concepts to life. The array of beautiful images of their work prove that…