For two years, the wonderful Arlee Barr wrote a monthly post on the site, exploring art techniques, theory and practice. They were fascinating articles and we’d like to share a list of some of her earlier posts for you to peruse:
- ARTeries – Colour – getting to grips with colour theory.
- ARTeries – Hippie Embroidery – dude!
- ARTeries – Sarubobo:addictively sweet!!! – Sarubobo are Japanese good luck charms – find out all about ’em!
- ARTeries – Alternative Fabrics – Thinking outside of the (cloth) box.
- ARTeries – Math, Science and the Textile Artist – How the sciences can help you with your arts.
- ARTeries – Text and Textiles – Weaving words.
Get yourself a hot drink and take the time to read Arlee’s posts. They’re great. 🙂
Arlee Barr is a Canadian artist, working primarily with textiles. She describes herself as “curious, eccentric and just a little opinionated“. Surrealist in thought, Fauvist at heart, Arlee likes the eclectic, explorative and absurd. Sprinkled around the interwebs, she can be found hanging around her fantastic blog and shop.
The Kingpin of Contemporary Embroidery. Committed to changing the way the world thinks about needlecraft.