South Bank London Embroidered Map Wall Hanging
Super striking, super detailed hand embroidered map wall hanging showing Covent Garden, the River Thames and the famous South Bank with landmarks such as the London Eye, Hayward Gallery and the Royal Festival Hall. The stations at Waterloo, Embankment,...
Pirates of the South Atlantic States Art Print 11 x 14 , Hand Drawn Artwork, Pirate Prints, Pirate Flags, Blackbeard, Pirate Ships, Pirates
Limited edition print from my original drawing. Hand aged prints look like authentic old documents. Approximately 11" x 14" small, 16" x 22" medium, 23" x 30" large. This is a limited edition print from my original drawing of pirates identified by their flags. Some pirates had their own flag design and I tried to be as accurate as possible with flags and locations that they once roamed. Each print is hand aged by staining, crumpling, tearing edges, etc. Each one is signed and numbered and…
Katherine Johnson | Axisweb
The methods of creation I use are always simple, that I can do myself using basic tools such as glue, thread and scalpels, to create, or more often, create changes in objects. The 'alterations' I make stem from innocent observations, double meanings,
The Gallery: Leah Evans & Topographical Quilting
There are some skills that we only dream of posessing. The ability to sit still long enough to quilt is one of them. These landscape quilts by artist Leah Evans, require much more than the the ability to sit still. The work and effort that has gone into these projects is a true thing of beauty. Click through to see more of her work along with an up close view!
Friday Favorite: Anne Biss
This Friday’s featured artist is Anne Biss and her lovely embroidered maps! I love the intricacies and complex patterns of these. The details and variety of marks are just stunning!
Patterns on the land and the structure of towns and roads have always fascinated me, from my early days of studying geography. I am interested in them not only for their visual impact, but also in...
Geopolitical Redesign, or: A Bridge Between Europe and Africa
[Image: A cable car connects Europe and Africa, by Fabio Tozzoli and Eliana Salazar, Bologna (Italy); via Domus].Back in May, the revitalized Domus magazine asked to see “your ideas for a con…
Textiles artists gallery of work by Anne Biss. Hand embroidered, books, maps, calligraphy, letters, boxes, and wall pieces. Stitched textiles. Member of the Society of Designer Craftsmen.