tagged: fiber-art

Threadless Patchworks and Seamy Fabrications

by Kara Q. Smith
Here, the process and patterning of quiltmaking multifariously inspires. The repetitive tattoo of the sewing machine, the lush and rough textures of fabrics, and the echoing generational symbols of the tradition thread their way through varied works. Each artist concentrates upon, refines, or abstracts individual facets of the rich history of the quilt-as-medium, using it as a launching point for experimental explorations in the present.   At its simplest, the mathematical construction of the... [more]
Posted by Kara Q. Smith on 7/16/14