Gallery of Collars 2014


'My Grandmother Could Not Wear Tight Things Around Her Neck'
Blue Collar: stained with red onion skins, collar points cut off, machine embroidered. Mother-of-pearl button.

'Shirt Collar Deconstruction: Book 1' Collagraph & embossed prints on paper



'Shirt Collar Deconstruction: Book 2' Collagraph & embossed prints on paper

'Shirt Collar Deconstruction: Book 3' Collagraph & embossed prints on paper

'Open Up Them Pearly Gates' Hand & machine embroidered

'Howdy Partner!' Stranded cotton, hand embroidered
'White Collar Work' vintage papers, vintage linen, tea stained & handstitched

Grey silk velvet, hand & machine embroidered
Muslin & old map base, transfer printed & free machine stitched
'The Missing Ship' driftwood, brass wire, found objects & vintage papers
Found collar box, vintage patchwork, mother-of-pearl buttons, hand painted & stitched
'Friendly Fire' rust stained linen, silk, wire, felt, hand embroidered

2 comments:

  1. I adore these collars! What a wonderful tribute to those who have gone before!

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  2. Thank you Carolyn. Please keep watching to see what this year's artists come up with too.

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