Sunday, 28 March 2010

Curious Drawers Exhibition

Saturday May 1st - Saturday May 22nd 2010 at 'The Space' Stroud
For details of the Stroud International Textile Festival go to stroudinternationaltextiles.org.uk and see our previous post about the Festival brochure.

'Fragments of prayer cloth, antique tea chests overflowing with delicate fabric woven with memory and meaning, Japanese lacquer concealing origami kimonos, soft felt fruits wrapped and stacked, lost text, forgotten text, found text, re-invented text, miniature gardens with butterflies flying free of their pins, performance, story telling, recalled walks and landscapes imprinted, broken drawers, bottom drawers, petal thin drawers full of stranded and rescued objects, systems of numbers, self assembled drawers, memories recalled, hidden treasures revealed, cloth, wood, thread and paper all intricately and individually worked to produce ' Curious Drawers'..'

Corinne, Liz, Lizzie, Carolyn, Alison