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Fabric Art

Telling Stories Through Textiles

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 10.29.2012 | Arts

The late Canadian artist Rosita Johanson (1937-2007) was a visual storyteller. Originally a dressmaker, Johanson transferred her talents to embroidery...

Is Cloth Art The New Collage Art?

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 09.29.2012 | Arts

The color and humor of Chris Roberts-Antieau's childlike fabric paintings may remind you of the brilliant Maira Kalman. Writing on her web site, Rober...

A Simple Way To Brighten Up A Wall

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Kattalia | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Sometimes, all you need to liven up a plain wall is a little bit of color. That's why we love this Craft Of The Day. You can use leftover scraps of fa...

Yinka Shonibare MBE: Addio del Passato

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 04.29.2012 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

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"Slowly Seeping Through My Hands:" The Wearable Art of Nikoline Liv Andersen

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 02.06.2012 | Style
Evelyne Politanoff

Why should we live if we must die? It is one of the questions Danish artist Nikoline Liv Andersen puts us in  this exhibition.

Chirsto To Suspend Fabric Over Parts Of Arkansas River

AP | Posted 08.25.2011 | Denver

SALIDA, Colo. -- The Colorado State Parks Board approved an agreement Friday for the artist Christo to pay $550,000 to state parks to carry out his Ov...

Bonsai Couture or the Haute Couture Fabric Art of Guerra de la Paz

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 08.02.2011 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

2011-06-02-bonzaitree.gifOriginally sourcing their materials from the waste bins of second-hand goods shipping companies in Miami's Little Haiti, the duo still make their sculptures primarily from the discarded items of daily life.