Posts Tagged ‘lace’

What The World Needs Now…

…is love, sweet love. Love your neighbor. Be kind. We’re all in this together. Let’s all keep peace in our hearts. This beautiful embroidered hoopla by kittykill shows a heart in hand. I love the bright red heart contrasting with the blackwork of the hand.   Here’s a detail from a shrine posted by craftylittlemonkey, […]

Mr X Stitch Presents: The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Five Paradigm Shift Artists

The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge has featured fantastic artists over the years, and every now and again we find someone who changes the way you think about a particular form of textile art. Here are five stunning examples. Click on the image to visit the original post!   Pierre Fouche – Bobbin Lace   Faig Ahmed […]

Mr X Stitch Presents: The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Olivia Valentine

Olivia Valentine is a lacework artist from Chicago, Illinois. “The correlations between textiles, architecture, and their construction processes are central to my practice as an artist. My recent studio work and research have focused on the historical development of textile constructions and their relationship to architectural and social structures. My research into the historical development […]

Mr X Stitch Presents: The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Pierre Fouche

Pierre Fouche is a lace artist from Cape Town, South Africa. His work is astonishing. Fouche (b.1977) completed a Masters degree in Fine Art (cum laude) at Stellenbosch University in 2006. His production spans a number of distinctive media and approaches, including traditional craft techniques, recontextualised found objects, performances and interventions. In 2007 he was […]