Fabric Tactile Samples - 24 in all. Fabrics used include Habotai silk, synthetic and cotton tulle, muslin, synthetic velvet, linen, canvas, cheesecloth, curtain net, Kunin & synthetic felt. Interesting technique with description of each sample. Lots of interesting stuff to see.
Textile Artist Marit Fujiwara uses stitch and fabric manipulation to build up textures with a marbled surface. Would be interesting to combine this with my other marbling experiments to create new textures.
Red thread on collagraph by Helen Smith - Fragments of torn collagraph prints stitched with red thread and vintage shirt buttons http://thiscraftinglife.blogspot.com/2011/11/red-threads.html http://www.flickr.com/photos/hmsdesign/with/6344129504/
By placing paint on photographs, with all their random and involuntary expressiveness, Gerhard Richter reinforces the unique aspect of each of these mediums and opens a field of tension rich in paradoxes, as old as the couple – painting / photography –which has largely defined modern art. —Centre de la Photographie, Geneve