dARK CORNERS - ArtsThread
I chose to use the medium of textile art to create a body of responses to the subject of mental health inspired by a former patient of the West Riding Pauper and Lunatic Asylum during the mid- nineteenth century. A combination of layered printed and embroidered pieces is designed to visually emulate the fusion of floral remedies within the brain. Embroidered text and florals express the beauty which lies beneath the surface of the dark sinister elements of the narrative.
Fabric Flowers With Artwork By Puur Anders — decor8
I recently came across the fabric flowers and leaves with vintage photographs on them made by Miranda van Dijk of Puur Anders (which means pure and different in Dutch) and though this will be a quickie post, I had to drop by and share it before I run back to caring for our baby while trying to put
Fleurs chimères - Emmanuelle Dupont
Bourdon. Série des fleurs insectes. Bourdon, détail. Série des fleurs insectes. Iris. Série des fleurs insectes. Ombre. Série des fleurs insectes. Orchidacea. Série des fleurs insectes. Orchidacea, détail. Série des fleurs insectes. Papillon. Série des fleurs insectes. Pavot fané. Série des fleurs insectes. Squelette. Série des fleurs insectes. Poisson, détail. Série des fleurs insectes. Veuve Read More
Obsessive Cut-Paper Artworks by Artist Calvin Nicholls
Amazing work by paper artist, Calvin Nicholls. Carefully formed from an initial hand-drawn template, the haut-relief effect is achieved
Wire and Paper Sculpture: Psyche
miniature mythological wire and paper sculpture by Polly Verity www.polyscene.com Psyche The Greek name for a butterfly is Psyche, and the same word means the soul. In Greek mythology Psyche was the human bride of Eros, the god of love. Before she is allowed to marry Eros she is forced to undergo many difficult ordeals. Apuleius tells the story of Eros and Psyche in his Metamorphoses. Eros' mother, Aphrodite, was jealous of the beauty of Psyche. She asked Eros to use his golden…
Artistic Inspiration ~ The Textile Art Of Mr Finch
These images are of the art of the very talented Mr Finch, a self taught artist from the UK who hand sews these beautiful creatures and creations from his fantastical imagination.