These pieces have powerful symbolism for me.
I worked on this skirt a long time one winter...
Sitting by the fireplace adding small pieces of fabric and ribbon.
Ribbonwork is special to my heart,as are animals of all kinds.
I prefer to work with animal motifs.
They world's most influential modern work of art is very much usable. Entitled the 'Fountain' it is infact a urinal. Just some random fluff that popped into my head when I read the title of this group. I blame QI.
I love wearable art! Maybe I'm an exhibitionist at heart, but I love to tell the world "who I am" by the unique clothes/accessories I choose to make and wear. I can't understand spending money on top designer stuff to be just another fool who paid hard earned money for a...
Four layers of flannel.
Ribbon work .
Fabric from many lands.
Close up of details on vest.
Details on skirt.
This took many hours to craft,but It has kept me warm many a cold long night.
I have never worn it a single time when I have not been asked about...