Feather, Fiber & Fauna

textile & fiber.
vintage illustration.
birds.
aged & weathered.

about:
peacenik
canadian.
fiber artist
making art
at
peaceofpi studio.com

Sunset
Sunset: Fiber Art Quilt

from the easel-


fabric with hidden birds & kaleidoscope of color

Interview in Art Quilting Studio
Interview in Winter 2014 Issue

Anantomical Heart
Anatomical Heart

It seems that the artistic personality
has a certain contrariness to it.
If you’re conventional,
then perhaps there’s no impulse to create.
~Corduroy Mansions (Alexander McCall Smith)


Seeing Shapes in the Clouds: Heart
Seeing Shapes in the Clouds: Heart

Hippie: (noun)
1. Someone who rejects the established culture.

Expansive Embroidery Quilt
Expansive: Embroidery Art Quilt

In the Crow's Nest
In the Crow's Nest Quilt

It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors. Diversity of opinion about a work of art shows that the work is new, complex, and vital. When critics disagree, the artist is in accord with [her]self.
~Oscar Wilde


Stitched Heart
Stitched Heart

In a way, all our human systems, our culture, music, literature, painting - all of that - was effectively an attempt to make life more bearable, to enable us to get by.
~La’s Orchestra Saves the World
(Alexander McCall Smith)


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  1. Blackbird Silhouette Fabric & coordinates (from Spoonflower)

    Blackbird Silhouette Fabric & coordinates (from Spoonflower)

    (Source: spoonflower.com)

     
     
  2. Our Birds in Home and Garden (Onze vogels in huis en tuin), 1869

    Our Birds in Home and Garden (Onze vogels in huis en tuin), 1869

     
     
  3. (Source: foxual)

     
     
  4. Jack the Sparrow by Photogravy on Flickr.
     
     
  5. n52_w1150 by BioDivLibrary on Flickr.Crocus varie
Deutschlands flora in abbildungen nach der natur / 1798

    n52_w1150 by BioDivLibrary on Flickr.

    Crocus varie

    Deutschlands flora in abbildungen nach der natur / 1798

     
     
  6. 
Northern Saw-Whet Owl (by Matt Bango)

    Northern Saw-Whet Owl (by Matt Bango)

     
     
  7. rhamphotheca:

male Indigo Bunting (Passerina cyanea), Freeport, TX, USA
(photo: Dan Pancamo)

    rhamphotheca:

    male Indigo Bunting (Passerina cyanea), Freeport, TX, USA

    (photo: Dan Pancamo)

     
     
  8. rhamphotheca:

Least Tern Chick, Texas, USA
(photo: Mark Bartosik)

    rhamphotheca:

    Least Tern Chick, Texas, USA

    (photo: Mark Bartosik)

     
     
  9. Onze vogels in huis en tuin (Our Birds in Home and Garden), 1869

    Onze vogels in huis en tuin (Our Birds in Home and Garden), 1869

     
     
  10. (Source: cynthialudlow)

     
     
  11. Onze vogels in huis en tuin (Our Birds in Home and Garden), 1869

    Onze vogels in huis en tuin (Our Birds in Home and Garden), 1869

     
     
  12. Pink Robin by aaardvaark on Flickr.

    Pink Robin by aaardvaark on Flickr.

     
     
  13. Brown Throated Sunbird - Female by Sijanto on Flickr.
     
     
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  15. Starshine : needle felting, hand embroidery, beading | peaceofpi studio

    Starshine : needle felting, hand embroidery, beading | peaceofpi studio