Wednesday, May 06, 2009

red cloth

900 - 600 B.C. - Germany
A textile was unearthed in which silk was both woven into the garment and embroidered into it, done with overcast and stem stitches.

from The Surface Designer's Art


  1. OOO will that become an art quilt or a shaped 3d piece??? would love to see it done in the greys :}

  2. Did you draw this? Its a fantastic piece. I love the border of red patchwork.

  3. Yes, I drew it last summer. The idea of putting the protective red triangles came to me just this week however.
    It's going into the Perivale gallery for the summer season.

  4. powerful combination. and i love the idea of drawing textiles.


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