Sophie Standing - Textile Art
Enjoy the following stunning artwork by Sophie Standing. Sophie uses a technique unlike anything I had ever seen before. Her one off pieces are created by appliqueing an intricate collage of fabric onto the canvas where her image is already sketched out. She then draws the details over the top of the fabric with her sewing machine using many different coloured threads. I love the way you can see the patterns through the stitching! Born in England but now based in Kenya ,Sophie’s textile…
Oaxacan Wood Carvings
Shop the finest Oaxacan wood carvings, Oaxacan alebrijes, created by master carvers from Oaxaca. The talented artists of Oaxaca create, entirely by hand, wonderful sculptures made from copal wood and their ingenious shapes with amazing patterns and colors have captivated collectors worldwide.