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a woman in blue shirt holding onto a hammock with wooden poles attached to it
Making the warp / Urdir a teia
a piece of art that is on display in a room with blue and white colors
Kimberly English
Kimberly English – American Craft Council
a piece of art that is hanging on the wall
Kimberly English
Kimberly English – American Craft Council
a black and white piece of art hanging on a wall next to a wooden floor
Kimberly English
Kimberly English – American Craft Council
a woman standing in front of a table with her hands out to the side,
KIMBERLY ENGLISH by HoneyTree Studios
About The Artist Kimberly English • Canton, NC Fiber and Textiles - Homegoods • CUSTOM COMMISSIONS My practice is textile-based, utilizing both hand-woven cloth and manufactured fabric. Representational abstractions emerge in explorations of image making and form building through cloth. Pattern, silhouette, and sculptu
a woman sitting at a table in front of a white background with various symbols around her
Kimberly English
Kimberly English – American Craft Council
a piece of art that is on top of a white wall with blue and white stripes
Kimberly English
Kimberly English – American Craft Council
a piece of red yarn sitting on top of a table
WORKS IN SILK — Kiyomi Iwata
Red Stitched Box, 1986
a red piece of art that looks like it has been made out of wire and yarn
Home browngrotta arts
Southern Crossing Five, Kiyomi Iwata, woven kibiso dyed, painted and stiffened
two hands on a table with yarn and crayons
Always Unfolding | American Craft Council
Iwata traces the shadow of a kibiso tapestry onto canvas. Her artmaking is fluid and free. “I'm totally open,” she says. “And because I'm open, I can float.
an older woman is holding a large piece of driftwood
Lightness and Substance
Kiyomi Iwata, Fungus 2015 | The work of Kiyomi Iwata appears as delicate as butterfly wings — but to endure, her materials, such as silk organza, must be girded with stronger stuff: aluminum, copper and brass mesh
a woman is holding a bag in her hands
Kiyomi Iwata
Kiyomi Iwata uses fabrics to create objects that express her Japanese heritage as well as her experience of living in the United States. Iwata’s silk and organza boxes relate to the kimono, traditionally used to wrap and conceal the body, while the metal thread conjures images of American technology. When Iwata sets out to make one of her objects, she tries to empty her mind of all thoughts and emotions.
a piece of white wire is hanging on a black wall with two gold balls in it
Kiyomi Iwata
kiyomi Iwata Baggage, 2016. Woven kibiso silk, gold leaf. Delicate weaving symbolising new beginnings, disruption and reconnection (associated with her move from north to south US).
an older woman sitting at a table surrounded by clay sculptures
Kay Sekimachi
Kay Sekimachi | Smithsonian American Art Museum
an older woman standing next to some art work
October 2012
Kiyomi Iwata holding her “Kibiso III” at SOFA NY 2010, photo by Tom Grotta
the woman is holding some kind of item in her hand and it looks like branches
Past Exhibitions Archives - Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Kiyomi Iwata: From Volume to Line is sponsored by Dawn and Stuart Siegel, Friends of Fiber Art International, the National Endowment for the Arts ArtWorks ...
The first meter of silk produced by a silkworm is not really silk at all. Rather, it’s a coarse, uneven fibre called kibiso that resembles something between twine and waxed dental floss. Compared to its more fully-developed self, kibiso is decidedly un-silky and has for most of silk-making history been discarded as useless. Artist Kiyomi Iwata, however, […] Women, Haar, Style, Henna, Styl, Peinados, Aging, Ageless Style
Kiyomi Iwata: From Volume to Line
The first meter of silk produced by a silkworm is not really silk at all. Rather, it’s a coarse, uneven fibre called kibiso that resembles something between twine and waxed dental floss. Compared to its more fully-developed self, kibiso is decidedly un-silky and has for most of silk-making history been discarded as useless. Artist Kiyomi Iwata, however, […]
an older woman with white hair and glasses standing in front of a sculpture made of yarn
Kiyomi Iwata
Kiyomi Iwata • Whurk Magazine
a blue and white wall hanging on the side of a building
Home browngrotta arts
BLUE WHITE SHIFT Ethel Stein, mercerized cotton, damask, ikat weft , 36" x 35", 91.5cm x 89cm, 2009,
a red and white wall hanging with fringes
Union of Water and Fire - Lenore G. Tawney Foundation
Union of Water and Fire - Lenore G. Tawney Foundation
a woman sitting on the ground next to a cat in front of some hanging objects
Old Crafts Find New Hands · Miss Moss
Compendium of Radness. A blog by Diana Moss about fashion, art, design & other cool things.
a woman standing next to a cat on top of a floor covered in white yarn
Old Crafts Find New Hands · Miss Moss
the American Craft scene in a 1966 copy of LIFE magazine Lenore Tawney
a woman standing in front of a large piece of string
Old Crafts Find New Hands · Miss Moss
the American Craft scene in a 1966 copy of LIFE magazine Lenore Tawney
a piece of paper that is yellow and has writing on the bottom half of it
Michael F. Rohde
Michael F Rohde - Tapestries and Rugs - Tapestries - Available
an old fashioned quilt is shown with different colors and patterns on the side, along with text that reads decorative handwoven tapestry, wool, mohair, great hair natural dyes 75 x
Michael F. Rohde
Michael F Rohde - Tapestries and Rugs - Tapestries - Available
an image of two different types of quilts and one with the words interrogatative
Michael F. Rohde
Michael F Rohde - Tapestries and Rugs - Home
a person holding up a piece of cloth with different colors and shapes on it in front of a building
Spotlight: Mariana Murabito, Textile Artist
In her journey from web and graphic design to weaving, Mariana Murabito discovered the joy of creating images by hand with warp and weft on the island of Mallorca. Spotlight: Mariana Murabito, Textile Artist, Weaver and Embroiderer | Create Whimsy @marianamuravito #weaversofinstagram #weaverfever #walldecor #textileart #fiberart #passion #aquietstyle #theartofslowliving #simpleliving #textilejewelry #wovenjewelry #handwovenbracelets #handmadejewelry #madeinmallorca #weaving #handmade
an abstract painting with yellow, brown and white colors on the bottom half of it
Inka Kivalo
Inka Kivalo | Finnishdesigners
someone is laying on the floor with their feet up
Textiles by Hiroko Takeda | OEN