Monday, October 25, 2010
Sea and Sand - Large scarf/Stole. Hand felted with hand dyed tissue silk and merino wool. (203x43cms)
Detail - Sea and Sand
Habitat - Wrap for shoulder or skirt. Hand felted Habotai silk, hand dyed with beach stones, merino wool and tissue silk embellishment. (126x66cms)
Detail - Habitat: Sooty Oyster Catcher.
(This piece has been sold.)
Paper & Silk Group Exhibition at Studio Altenburg, Wallace Street, Braidwood.
Opening on Friday 29th October at 6pm and running through Summer.
A magnificent, changing showcase of the beauty of hand made paper and books lovingly bound and decorated; pairs of framed works on paper from artists from all over Australia - lino cuts, collages, watercolours, gouache, graphite, pen and ink drawings etc; plant printed silks and Nuno Silk wearable art; japanese silk wraps; wood block printed hand made papers; sewn and silk bound journals covered in magnificent japanese papers and more.
Sunday, October 17, 2010
Thursday, October 14, 2010
…And straightway the hues of their feathers unfolden
Are the green and the purple, the blue and the golden.
“Bellbirds” by Henry Kendall (1839 – 1882)
Hand felted, stitched and sculpted with merino wool, mercerised embroidery cotton and wire by Lis Mertens.
Second BRAG Exhibition for 2010. – “The Braidwood Open”
Theme: “Birds & Poets”
When: Opening November 10 – closing November 20 – the week before the Braidwood Quilt Event
Where: The National Theatre
Unfortunately, this exhibition is not going ahead.