Artists and Makers – Textiles, Fibers
She blends multiple techniques/processes creating works blurring lines between art quilts, wearable art, sculpture, and installation.
Gerri creates bold, luminescent color and anthropomorphic shape in pieced, printed and painted textile wall pieces.
I create large scale panoramic landscapes that hang as “digital tapestries” and my work also integrates painting, fiber material play exploration of notions around the body and experimental fashion.
Janell Wysock Textiles
Janell’s ambition is to compose high quality textiles that contribute to quality of life through projects using sustainable practices.
Visceral 3D & 2D artwork which display geometric patterns carefully planned, graphed, and painted.
Philadelphia area artist Kate Leibrand creates textile-based artwork that is mesmerizing with its large-scale repetitious patterning.The dense mass of fabric forms are inspired by her interest in nature and its prolific ability to grow and regenerate.
Melissa Maddonni Haims
Melissa Maddonni Haims creates knit graffiti, soft sculpture, and large-scale installations using knitted and crocheted yarns.
When I started weaving more than twenty years ago, it was like falling in love, a homecoming.
The Philadelphia Guild of Handweavers
The Philadelphia Guild of Philadelphia is a center for a wide range of fiber arts including weaving, spinning, felting, basketry, chair caning, embroidery, knitting & crocheting and much more.
Weaver House is a yarn shop, textile studio and weaving school. We weave heirloom textiles in honor of craft tradition, to regain tactility and a hand-making consciousness within the home and in relation to the body.