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Oakville and Toronto Canada's 2012 World of Threads Festival. International Contemporary art approaches to fiber arts, crafts & textiles.
Rose Garden stitched mixed media-butterfly
'Rose Garden' by Amanda Wood You are viewing an original mixed media piece. Lovingly and carefully created using a selection of vintage fabrics, wallpapers and printed papers(designed by myself) which is then stitched using a drawing technique on the sewing machine. This piece has a pretty little butterfly made of collage pieces of papers and fabrics. Her garden is made up of ochre coloured roses and soft pale blue flowers. Unframed but fits off the shelf frames (from a certain swedish…
Link Link Link I think Sonia's blog sums up Finnish artist Ulla Jokisalo really well - "her work is fascinating i like her precision and mix of media: photography, threads....her work is spooky and feels like going back to childhood misery solitude, anger, envy and despair...."