Silk Papers

Fused, Printed and Stitched Silk Papers

A series of delicate, parchment like art – textiles.   Constructed from layered handmade silk papers, inlaid with fine threads.  Stitching developed from original design work using Bernina embroidery software.

Parchment 1

Parchment 1

Parchment 1Parchment 2     Adding a relief element.parchment-2-detail-2

Parchment-2-detail

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Parchment 3.

Layered silk papers, inlaid threads, hand printed with a japanese barren, from a digitally etched wood block.  Inks Charbonnel Agua Wash.  Handstitched marks.  Low relief.

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silk-paper-woodblock-2

The complete piece.

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