Monday, January 23, 2012

The Craft Blog

Craft Victoria has a new blog:

The Craft Blog 

It looks pretty exciting. There is a lot to see and be inspired by.



Image from Craft Victoria

Oh, and there is a great exhibition on at the moment by Kirsten Perry

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Inside


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Friday, January 13, 2012

Louise Bourgeois

Louise Bourgeois = hero















All images from here

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Embroidery

 embroidery = inspiration


Antique Moroccan Fez embroidery
circa 1900





  Antique Islamic Egyptian Mamluk embroidery
Mamluk Period
1250 - 1517 A.D




Antique Moroccan Fez embroidery
circa 1840




Antique Central Asian Suzani

circa 1800




Antique Ottoman cushion covers embroidery
Ottoman Dynasty
1453-1922A.D
 

all images from here.