Self-expression through cloth and stitch. Inspired by nature. Eco printing, natural dyeing, rust printing, telling new tales with old cloth, hand stitch. Process-focused, mindful of the time it takes..
I just received this photo from a student at my recent workshop in Ilminster Arts Centre. The gentleman who made this is a retired Saville Row tailor who has recently taken up patchwork. I love the colours in this and the secondary design formed by the dark red fabric.