Creative Crushes – Lisa Kokin

Given her first sewing machine at the age of 9, Lisa Kokin has been sewing anything and everything for decades – not just fabric but wood and metal too. We meet the artist herself, and discover what makes her tick. “I like to challenge myself and once I have made…

The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Lisa Kokin

Lisa Kokin is a mixed media artist from California. She makes a wide range of amazing textile artforms, but we are going to focus on her button works. “My father’s death in 2001 sparked a period of introspection and existential rumination. A primal tie was broken and I was left to…