Category Archives: Fiber Art

Bonnie Peterson – Houghton, Michigan

Briefly describe the work you do.  I use embroidery to investigate cultural and environmental issues. Mixing a variety of source materials such as scientific data and early explorer’s journals, I stitch words and phrases on velvet and silk fabrics to … Continue reading

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Melis Agabigum – Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Briefly describe the work you do.  I make small and large scale sculptural objects that can function on and off the body. Many of the pieces I make, fall into the category of wearables/jewelry, but because of their sculptural aspects, … Continue reading

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Marcy Thomas – DeKalb, Illinois

Briefly describe the work you do. I am interested in transitions. I am interested in the transition concrete makes from liquid to solid, and the transition that objects make between the surface and subsurface of the form. I am forced … Continue reading

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Jonpaul Smith – Cincinnati, Ohio

Briefly describe the work you do.  I consider my process to be one of gathering and disseminating information, rooted in the paper scraps and ephemera of our consumer culture.  As I create and gather this material/information I begin combining this … Continue reading

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Sable Matula – Boston, Massachusetts

Briefly describe the work you do.  My work is based on texture and curiosity. I transform ordinary materials, such as yarn, plastic bags, and cotton to  create  new surfaces. I want my viewer to vaguely recognize what they are looking … Continue reading

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Brittany Miller – New York

Briefly describe the work you do. Simple regurgitations really. Tell us about your background and how that has had an influence on your work and on you as an artist. Cultish. Bullheaded. A teeny tiny world for men and for … Continue reading

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Hoda Zarbaf – Toronto, Canada

Briefly describe the work you do. I make mixed media figurative sculptures using upcycled textiles, old furniture and used clothing. I generally hand-sew my work without the use of adhesives or other tools. Most of the time I find myself … Continue reading

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