I am interested in discovering inherent properties of the materials I work with and highlighting these qualities through unexpected interactions. Currently I’m fascinated with iron and its property of rusting. Through oxidization iron loses its traditiona…
Interview with Shelly Goldsmith, Textiles Artist
Locating herself on the cusp of craft and fine artist, Shelly Goldsmith primarily works with textiles in her work. Goldsmith is also interested in the craft of weaving, especially woven tapestry, and stitch related to clothing. She has used materials as far-ranging as silk, wool, glass and coal.