Textile Art

Here are some samples of textile artworks I've done (all hand-sewn gk original designs)...

Textile Collage commission
Re-purposed fabric: felted wool (mohair, cashmere, and lambswool),
vintage kimonos, recycled cotton and silk;
vintage buttons, buckle, and jewelry
free-hand machine stitched & hand-sewn

(see close-ups below)

'seaside slumber' stitch sketch on linen

large scale banner commission for tafia restaurant in Houston TX

'le jardin' tapestry: hand-sewn using re-purposed fabrics

'learn to count' wall hanging

close-ups of each panel:

1 perfect you to fill our hearts with love

2 tall trees offer shade from above

3 joyful birds to give you flight

4 rosy apples--take a bite!

5 darting fish to tickle your toes

6 spring flowers dancing in rows

7 gentle raindrops pitter patter in your ears

8 musical notes to chase away your fears

9 shining stars to guide your way

10 hugs and kisses for you each day

'summer days' cotton, king size quilt

silk shade with raw-edged, hand-sewn silk flower applique

felted sweater 'lamp cozie' with hand-sewn bird applique & pompoms

'bird in a tree' box: knitted pineapple husk and habu yarn with vintage kimono

'kiss kiss' box: re-purposed felted wool and vintage buttons & brooch with habu knitted tree

'Noel' box: vintage quilt scrap and jewellry, hand-knitted tree with glass beads

'bird on a branch' box: re-purposed fabrics and vintage glass button

'sun bird' box: vintage kimono and jewellry, re-purposed felted wool

'bird on a branch 2' box: re-purposed fabrics & vintage brooch


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