Eco Dyes & Natural Dyes Resource

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Here are eco dye and natural dye resources to “unearth,” compliments of  the artists that were featured in a previous issue of Fiber Art Now (Summer, ’13). Arlee Barr  albedoarlee.wordpress.com http://fyberspace.bigcartel.com/   Yvonne Dalton Hand Eye Magazine Article Article on TIGHR.net The International Guild of Hand Hooking Rug Makers (TIGHR)  … Read more »

Rebecca Medel: Wire, Mesh, Mixed Media Fiber Arts

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  “I work with images that speak of voids,” Medel says, “and the beauty of mathematics through an underlying geometry and use of mathematical principles.” It was the middle of the second year of my three-year MFA program at UCLA when I began developing the artwork I am known for…. Read more »

The Tapestries of Susan Martin Maffei

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Susan Martin Maffei Tapestry

Susan Martin Maffei is an internationally known tapestry artist . Her background includes art studies at The Art Students League in NYC, tapestry training at Les Gobelins in Paris, apprenticeship and commission work at the Scheuer Tapestry Studio, NYC and conservation of antique textiles at Artweave Gallery, NYC. She has… Read more »

Kathryn Clark, Contemporary Embroidery

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Kathryn Clark, fiber art

Kathryn Clark lives in San Francisco and has worked as an architectural and urban designer for seven years before becoming a full time artist in 2005. A traditional painter and photographer for twenty years, her studio slowly became full of remnants of yarn, wire and stacks of linen and burlap…. Read more »