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Small Garden Series BW

 


Small Garden Series BW


Code: 44BBASM2
Price: $600.00
Dimensions: Each Panel: 10H x 8W x 5D
 

 

 

Created using buttons, wire, hardware cloth, painted canvas, thread, hung from wires on backs.Each wire woven into metal gridded hardware cloth has a recycled button at its end, each one representing a flower. Many buttons were washed and selected from discarded garments.  Flowers pop out two inches from the grid, and wires stick out even further or curl around, completing the three-dimensional. The grid is hand sewn onto painted canvas.


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Additional Artist Creations:


Small Garden Series
Code: 44BBASM1

 
 
Reflecting Back
Code: 44BBJCK1

 
 
Entrance
Code: 44BBPNT8

 
 



Saffron Veil
Code: 44BBPNT9

 
 
Gateway
Code: 44BBPNT10

 
 
Balancing Act
Code: 44BBASM3

 
 



Going To Hollywood And Mime
Code: 44BBASM4

 
 
Tropical Travel Dress
Code: 44BBASM5

 
 
Big Coat For the Long Journey
Code: 44BBASM6

 
 



Blue Travel Sweater
Code: 44BBASM7

 
 
Global Tapper
Code: 44BBASM8

 
 
Dancing Traveller
Code: 44BBASM9

 
 



Artists Inspiration:

As I was working my way through life-drawing classes, I thought I would become a painter, but became intrigued with Fiber Art and weaving. I spent nearly thirty years working and exploring that path, while learning about Textile Arts from other cultures and other times. That led to a deep appreciation and respect for all those who hand-make and have made objects and textiles to be used in their lives. Working with re-cycled buttons continues my connection to the world of Fiber Art, and brings to mind all of the people who wore those buttons over the years. The artworks symbolized people together while celebrating a common object. My paintings are homages to artisans and their hand-made textiles and other works. And my painted collages with re-cycled world stamps and maps speak of the similarities and uniqueness of us all, with sometimes humorous juxtapositions. Beauty rules all.

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