Don’t Know Textile Artist Qualeasha Wood? You Will.

Qualeasha Wood Tapestries

If you’ve not yet heard of textile artist Qualeasha Wood, you will soon. The emerging artist uses two different techniques for her unusual and provocative work: tapestry and tufting. In both she evolves the traditional craft from a decorative element into a personal statement expressed through self-portraiture. The pieces reflect her experiences living as a queer Black woman, the interplay between analog and digital, and relationship between artist and art. (more…)

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Petros Vrellis Knitted Portraits Inspired by El Greco

Petros Vrellis Knitted Portraits

Greek artist Petros Vrellis has created portraits inspired by Spanish artist El Greco using one continuous black thread on a round 28″ diameter loom. (more…)

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