Maryam Ashkanian’s Sleep Series Reveals One’s True Self.

Maryam Ashkanain Sleep Series on if it's hip, it's here

Artist Maryam Ashkanian’s Sleep Series are soft sculptural handmade pillows which feature line art embroidery that depicts people deep in sleep. Read more

Felipe Santander’s Gnosis: Unique Textile Art

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Artist Felipe Santander’s Gnosis, a recent exhibition at Chile’s Galería Madhaus, combines brightly colored pieces of synthetic materials, anatomy and symbols that conceptually bridge the inner and outer world of the textile artist. Read more

New Ian Berry Denim Art At Catto Gallery

new denim art from Ian Berry

‘Behind Closed Doors’ and ‘My Beautiful Launderette,’ both presently on exhibit at London’s Catto gallery, feature new amazing denim artwork by Ian Berry. Read more

Danielle Clough Serves Up Some Unusual Embroidery

Embroidered Tennis Rackets by Dannielle Clough

Embroidered tennis rackets by South African VJ-photographer-designer-embroiderer Danielle (don’t call her ‘Dani”) Clough are an interesting way to combine craft with discarded objects. Read more

Ellen November Turns The Thomas Guide Into Terrific Textile Art.

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detail from Santa Monica by fiber artist Ellen November

Already an accomplished photographer, multi-talented artist Ellen November is also darn impressive with a needle and thread. Read more

A Grisly Grizzly and Other Bare Bears by Deborah Simon

Artist Deborah Simon’s series of Flayed Bear Sculptures combine taxidermy, science and embroidery. Her three unusual bear sculptures have faux fur partially pulled back to reveal the anatomy underneath. Read more

Ian Berry Does It In Denim. Check Out The Fashionable Art of Denimu.

above: Ian Berry AKA Denimu, A Blue Eye (Avalon Pub), denim on denim, 122x61cm (48.03×24.02inches)

UK artist Ian Berry works in a medium usually reserved for fashion – denim. he constructs scenes and figures by cutting and piecing together that well-worn closet staple, jeans. As a result of this, he goes by the name Denimu and has attracted quite a following worldwide. Read more

Dryer Lint Handroll Anyone? Sushi Sculptures Made With Actual Lint.

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Artist Slater Barron works in several different mediums and has created everything from large scale installations to small sculptures. But what caught my eye were her actual size sculptures of sushi handcrafted from real dryer lint. Read more