Fashion, Art and Science
I was recently flicking through the September issue of Icon magazine and came across a small article on the recent work of Sonja Baumel. Baumel says of her work "I explore the boundaries between fashion design, art and science, to create multidisciplinary works out of information generated from the design field and laboratory research.I want to create new clothes which are freed from the information about social hierarchy and material richness. The clothing shall tell a story about us as…
Emily Sladen I Contemporary Embroidery Artist I Isles of Scilly
Emily Sladen Contemporary Embroidery Artist, St Agnes Isles of Scilly, Embroidery Magazine, Mix Magazine Bradford Textile Society Winner, New Designers Show
Fabric Manipulation - dyed & textured silk, suspended to create fluid drape - fiber art using shibori techniques; 3D surface pattern creation // Rebecca Cross #textiles
Itoamika Jung Jung’s Fiber Art.
* Itoamika Jung Jung is the creator of these exquisite crochet pieces. Aren’t they beautiful? The detail is amazing. I invite you to visit the artist’s Website to see more. Photography…
Innovative shibori textile design with delicate, organic-inspired pale pink 3D bubbles using fabric manipulation techniques; fabric surface creation
Week In Submission: Doan Nguyen
Our latest Week In Submission is a little different from usual, coming in the form of RMIT fashion graduate Doan Nguyen's beautiful – and industrial – collection.
On a recent visit by Marjolein Dallinga we went for a great bush walk to Blackheath in the Blue Mountains where I live. It was great to be immersed in the bush and again appreciate the gorgeous flora around me. The experience inspired this neckpiece.
Fabulous hand felted brooch | Etsy
Beautiful hand felted brooch with wonderful purple- blue colours and an amazing ,organic surface. The brooch is made from soft hand dyed merino wool, crincle chiffon and some glass beads. I really love to make this kind of interesting brooches with every time a new surpricing surface! Dimensions: 14 cm x 13 cm
Gordana Brelih | Toronto, Ontario, Canada | Weekly Artist Fibre Interviews | Fibre Art | International | Canadian | World of Threads Festival | Contemporary Fiber Art Craft Textiles | Oakville Ontario Canada ****
Award winning Toronto fibre artist, Gordana Brelih’s background in fashion and costume design have influenced her fibre art pieces. Using a variety of techniques including free-motion embroidery, painting on fabric, fabric burning, hand stitching, felting, quilting, rusting and layering to name a few, Gordana then embellishes her work with beads, lustrous threads, and non-traditional materials like paper and metals. She experiments with every medium that comes her way.
Filz Experiment - Annette Quentin-Stoll, Robert Quentin
Filcowanie stało się ostatnio bardzo modne. Coraz więcej craftek sięga po czesankę, nie brakuje też licznych materiałów instruktażowych w sieci. Tę książkę polecam szczególnie tym osobom, które mają już za sobą pierwsze prace z filcu. Jej autorka, Annette Quentin-Stoll, przedstawia m.in. popularną w ostatnim czasie technikę shibori z wykorzystaniem filcu. Książka jest w języku niemieckim, ale nie powinno to stanowić przeszkody dla tych, którzy nie znają tego języka. Tekstów jest tu…
Jodi Colella | Somerville, Massachusetts, USA | Weekly Artist Fibre Interviews | Fibre Art | International | Canadian | World of Threads Festival | Contemporary Fiber Art Craft Textiles | Oakville Ontario Canada ****
Jodi Colella of Somerville, Massachusetts is a mixed media sculptor who creates 3D abstractions of natural forms. The organic objects she creates explore the characteristics of material and transform them into biomorphic shapes. Jodi uses a variety of found objects, repurposing them in her sculptures.