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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    Plate XXXII, A history of North American Birds,1905

     
     
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