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Mercer County Star in ticking fabric. Threads of Memory Mercer County Star for Susan Lowe Wattles(awesome with red ticking! Plaid Quilt, Striped Quilt, Striped Fabrics, Quilt Block Patterns, Quilt Blocks, Square Patterns, Quilting Projects, Quilting Designs, Op Art

Threads of Memory 2: Mercer County Star for Susan Lowe Wattles

Becky Brown Block #2 Mercer County Star The block's named for a refuge offering hope to free blacks and runaways in the 1830s and '40s. Dustin Cecil Block #2 Mercer County Star---all ticking The patterns were free online for two years but now I am offering them for sale in two formats at my Etsy shop. Buy a PDF or a Paper Pattern through the mail here: https://www.etsy.com/shop/BarbaraBrackmanShop In the winter of 1835 revivalists and reformers thrilled American audiences. Susan E. Lowe, a…

"Untitled from 'Spirals'" by Louise Bourgeois Louise Bourgeois, Abstract Sculpture, Wood Sculpture, Metal Sculptures, Bronze Sculpture, Religion For Atheists, Carroll Dunham, Circle Art, Textile Artists

The Collection | MoMA

Our evolving collection contains almost 200,000 works of modern and contemporary art. More than 80,000 works are currently available online. Caption: The Museum of Modern Art, designed by Yoshio Taniguchi. Entrance at 53rd Street. Photo © 2011 Timothy Hursley

Travelogue: Japan, 2018 Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival | Martha Wolfe Japanese Embroidery, Crewel Embroidery, Embroidery Ideas, Floral Embroidery, Fish Quilt Pattern, Monochromatic Quilt, Quilt Inspiration, Asian Quilts, Fiber Art Quilts

Travelogue: Japan, 2018 Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival

My absolute favorite piece in the entire show - these schooling fish! (Remember, you can click on any image to enlarge it for detail). ...

IGerard Caris - could use Op Art painted at the base of the cart to make eyecatching 'jumpy' patterns as it moves - seeing as will be moving half the time need to capitalise on things that attract attention. Geometric Patterns, Graphic Patterns, Textures Patterns, Geometric Shapes, Monochrome Pattern, Line Patterns, Design Patterns, Op Art, Surface Pattern

THE FARM - The digital agency of the Multitude

THE FARM is a digital agency, startup driven, child of our Renaissance. THE FARM is a place where you can grow, be lush. We work in the Arts Industry

Voyage à Nantes – Exposition « Pour l’amour du fil Patchwork Designs, Quilting Designs, Quilting Ideas, Diy Patches, Contemporary Quilts, Blue Quilts, Paper Piecing, Quilt Blocks, Quilt Patterns

Nantes – Salon « Pour l’amour du fil » 2009 – Quilts de Kuroha Shizuko | Chambre des couleurs

In my last post I looked at two rare embroidered robes from Liberia or Sierra Leone in the British Museum collection. African Rugs, African Textiles, African Art, Textile Patterns, Textile Art, Art Africain, Museum Collection, Sierra Leone, British Museum

African Textiles in Close Up #2: a Sierra Leone robe.

In my last post I looked at two rare embroidered robes from Liberia or Sierra Leone in the British Museum collection. Today I turn to a third robe, also from Sierra Leone, that is in an even more unusual style. The vast majority of robes from the region were tailored from either plain or simple warp stripe patterned cotton cloths in shades of white, brown and indigo. They can be distinguished from other West African robes by their distinctive front pockets and their overall design –…

few month ago, i found some fabric work by the late louise bourgeois, it felt really fresh at the time. Institute Of Contemporary Art, Contemporary Artists, Vija Celmins, Collage Making, Wall Drawing, Louise Bourgeois, Textile Patterns, Textiles, Mail Art

KNOTTED, WOVEN, LINKED

Vija Celmins Web #2 2000-2001 Oil on linen We caught the last day of Vija Celmins' retrospective at SFMOMA recently. Her spiderweb depictions started me thinking about their structures and the wide range of structures based on them. Also about webs and nets and how they have a fluidity of form that allows for distortion that can encompass so much variety. Net patterns are also simply beautiful on their own and as they become a frame for what's enclosed in an open way. The title of this post…

In my last post I looked at two rare embroidered robes from Liberia or Sierra Leone in the British Museum collection. Textile Prints, Textile Patterns, African Textiles, African Patterns, Museum Collection, West Africa, Sierra Leone, British Museum, Abstract Pattern

African Textiles in Close Up #2: a Sierra Leone robe.

In my last post I looked at two rare embroidered robes from Liberia or Sierra Leone in the British Museum collection. Today I turn to a third robe, also from Sierra Leone, that is in an even more unusual style. The vast majority of robes from the region were tailored from either plain or simple warp stripe patterned cotton cloths in shades of white, brown and indigo. They can be distinguished from other West African robes by their distinctive front pockets and their overall design –…