Feather, Fiber & Fauna

curated by JoMo of peaceofpi studio

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

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Sunset
Sunset: Fiber Art Quilt





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

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


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

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. #13 Juno ~ Roman Queen of The Gods “Mythological Gods & Goddesses” (series of 25 issued in 1924) by cigcardpix

    #13 Juno ~ Roman Queen of The Gods “Mythological Gods & Goddesses” (series of 25 issued in 1924) by cigcardpix

     
     
  2. A Lewis’s Woodpecker With Insect by Steve Creek on Flickr.
     
     
  3. #88 Common Redshank “British Birds Second Series” (set of 50 issued in 1909) by cigcardpix on Flickr.

    #88 Common Redshank “British Birds Second Series” (set of 50 issued in 1909) by cigcardpix on Flickr.



     
     
  4. Hooded Merganser - Female by Wes Aslin on Flickr.
     
     
  5. Illustrations of the American ornithology of Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucian Bonaparte :. Edinburgh :Frazer & Co. ;1835..

    Illustrations of the American ornithology of Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucian Bonaparte :.
    Edinburgh :Frazer & Co. ;1835..

     
     
  6.  Yellow warbler by ricmcarthur on Flickr.

     Yellow warbler by ricmcarthur on Flickr.

     
     
  7. Illustrations of the American ornithology of Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucian Bonaparte :. Edinburgh :Frazer & Co. ;1835..

    Illustrations of the American ornithology of Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucian Bonaparte :.
    Edinburgh :Frazer & Co. ;1835..

     
     
  8. Inquisitive Crow by Jeff Dyck on Flickr.
     
     
  9. birdlandia:

Raven. Ocean Beach, San Francisco CA 7/5/14

    birdlandia:

    Raven. Ocean Beach, San Francisco CA 7/5/14

     
     
  10. rhamphotheca:

Green Peafowl (Pavo muticus)
from A monograph of the Phasianidae, Family of the pheasants, 1872, by Daniel G. Elliot

    rhamphotheca:

    Green Peafowl (Pavo muticus)

    from A monograph of the Phasianidae, Family of the pheasants, 1872, by Daniel G. Elliot

     
     
  11. fairy-wren:

Tangara preciosa (by jquental)
*Chestnut Backed Tanager

    fairy-wren:

    Tangara preciosa (by jquental)

    *Chestnut Backed Tanager

     
     
  12. little patchwork zip pouch

    little patchwork zip pouch

     
     
  13. Illustrations of the American ornithology of Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucian Bonaparte :. Edinburgh :Frazer & Co. ;1835..

    Illustrations of the American ornithology of Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucian Bonaparte :.
    Edinburgh :Frazer & Co. ;1835..

     
     
  14. Blackbird by Emilpix on Flickr.

    Blackbird by Emilpix on Flickr.

     
     
  15. Illustrations of the American ornithology of Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucian Bonaparte :. Edinburgh :Frazer & Co. ;1835..

    Illustrations of the American ornithology of Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucian Bonaparte :.
    Edinburgh :Frazer & Co. ;1835..