SATURDAY, OCT. 1 + SUNDAY, OCT. 2, 2016
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Day: Sunday
Location: Booth #158

SEEING IN FABRIC

Seeing in Fabric is the urban landscape artwork of self-taught artist Jamie Langhoff. What at first appear to be paintings are actually handmade entirely with up-cycled fabric, thread, scissors, and a 1968 Singer sewing machine. In addition to different fabrics, threadwork and stitching techniques are also central to the realism and painterly aspects of her work. By using a color palette of thread in over 200 different colors, but just 2 basic stitch types--straight stitch and zigzag--Jamie creates a multitude of "shading" and "drawing" effects. Each one-of-a-kind wall hanging is stretched over a ready to hang canvas.
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