Elegant, modern abstract art with minimalist lean inspired by Bauhaus era. Kathleen Probst uses hand dyed cotton to create contemporary artwork with geometric shapes and clean lines.
Tokyo Quilts with strong graphical elements
HOT, HOT, HOT is what these flames say to me...notice the wide binding, similar to what we might see on a blanket. This is not uncommon to see in Japan. Incredible quilting details! This quilt was quite large for a mola type piece. The technique used is reverse applique, where you cut out pieces of the large top fabric (black) place the colors behind and then roll the edges of the black under, as you stitch the black to the colored fabric. I am assuming the large circles are constructed then…
Textiles, Fibers, Embroidery
Ilze Aviks Samplers 2009 - Assemblage of class samplers, pigment and thread on fabric; hand-stitching Photo: Ilze Aviks: