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Blue Hill by Lois Russell vessel of twined waxed linen - 11” x 9” weave a coiled pot with loose roll of quilted/joined fabric in earth tones?
Fiber and Textile, Lois Russell, Artist, Blue Hill, 11" x 9" diameter Twined waxed linen
Lois Russell basket: waxed linen, twining 3-rod wale. Ive taken 3 classes from her now :-) The whole exhibit at Mobilia was fantastic.
Lois Russell, Artist, Birch Redux (All Natural Series)
Far and Away - Lois Russell www.loisrussell.c...
Lois Russell #basketry - see a feature on Russell's work in the Fall'14 issue of Fiber Art Now magazine
Lois Russell basket
Lois Russell, Artist, Da Vine (All Natural Series)
sweetpeapath: Blue Hill by Lois Russell vessel of twined waxed linen - 11” x 9”
Lois Russell | Penobscot Interesting embellishment technique
Basketry, Pamela Becker, Artist, Black and Gold Diamond Basket, 2011, reed, rayon, silk, 42 x 19.5 x 19.5 in.
Seventh Wave, Lois Russell Contemporary Basketry: Celebrating the Vessel/Mobilia Gallery
Temari, is a Japanese thread ball, which is a symbol of perfection. There is a long history about the weaving of thread to create this artwork. by NanaAkua, via Flickr
An early basket by Lois Russell #finecraft What makes this so interesting to me is that Lois has designed a basket using natural materials, rather than having the materials determine the design. #finecraft www.loisrussell.com