TACTILE SKETCHBOOK I
Gouache, rescued textiles, photograph scraps, pencil drawings, indigo dye and thread on Japanese design book
6 x 9 inches (verso and recto pages)
“pushing the boundaries of sketching by working with thread and textiles”
ARTWRITE 13 Feb 2021
“My art practice is deeply involved in the making of “Textile Sketchbooks.” This term is not entirely my own; the textile design profession has a version related to their industry. To me, a textile sketchbook incorporates or references fiber, thread, or cloth in some way. It is “textilian” in nature.