Artist of the Month - June

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Lisa Lumsden - Textiles

“Textile design, dyeing and printing is a relatively new creative discipline for me. I was originally trained as a custom designer/shoemaker with South Australia’s very talented Eugenia Neave. But two children later my artistic passions have changed and now I dream of colour and pattern. I am inspired to use vibrant colour and create contemporary, bold, often busy, organic and layered patterns.
 
I do not strive for identical repeat prints and perfection. In fact I yearn for the glorious imperfections of original artwork in our mass produced world. I like to hand print large pieces of fabric using silk screens, stencils, block printing, shibori and anything else that creates interesting patterns. I hand mix all my own dye colours and make my print pastes from scratch. I then cut and sew the pieces into quilt covers, other bedding, cushions, table linen and sometimes upholstery.”

When

  • Friday, 01 June 2018 | 10:00 AM - Saturday, 30 June 2018 | 05:00 PM

Location

558 Magill Rd, Magill 5072  View Map

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