Strip construction, woven silk with burning by John Paul Morabito.
When we were in Toronto last week, we were able to rush through the 'hard twist' exhibition at the Gladstone hotel. Exhibitors were asked to consider the idea of obsession and its connection with those who make textiles. 3600 (beats),variety of fabrics with stitch, Kate Busby Red Letter Cape, hand sewn text on linen by Shawn Munro It was interesting to me that many of the participants were men. Hive with its missing bees, embroidered cyanotpye on cotton muslin by Laura MaCaulay Food Chain, found highway tire steel belt fragments, silverware by Peter Hiers
The show is up until January 29.