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my artwork - aqua vitae: 18apr16 Textile: re-use an old Tshirt to a scarf [...

my artwork - aqua vitae: Textile: re-use an old Tshirt to a scarf [.

Scraps of thread, fabric and paper are stitched and pulled into fairytale creatures looking for new owners and worlds to inhabit. They hide in the woo...

Mister Finch: Textile Artist Who Lives In a Fairytale World

textile art at it's finest, by Mister Finch, Anthropologie Museum, London, Nov 2014

Vintage Textiles Transformed Into Flora and Fauna by Self Taught Artist Mr. Finch

Vintage Textiles Transformed Into Flora and Fauna by Self-Taught Artist Mr. Finch

what an amazing idea! Textile moths By Mister Finch (moths are the one thing I'm afraid of but these are stunning!

CAROLYN SAXBY MIXED MEDIA TEXTILE ART

recycled newspaper journal for St. Ives inspired textiles and ocean hearts in progress on my desk - Carolyn Saxby

10 Ways to Repurpose Old Jeans #Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#

10 Ways to Repurpose Old Jeans ...

Recycle an old pair of jeans into modern art! -- All of the beauty of a quilt, but without having to figure out the layers and sewing. I could just glue it on! I could use a pair of everyone's jeans to make this!

Detail of the denim sunburst wallhanging.  She says:  "I simply cut old denim jeans into small rectangular pieces of all different sizes.  Then I began to sew then one by one onto a fabric backing."

Detail of the denim sunburst wallhanging. She says: "I simply cut old denim jeans into small rectangular pieces of all different sizes. Then I began to sew then one by one onto a fabric backing.

If you work with mixed media, then you'll know that alcohol inks are perfect for staining and adding transparent color. I generally use them with stencils and also for adding aged effects and subtle shading effects to both paper and fabric. Alcohol inks can get quite expensive though, so I've been making my own for years after watching a video I found on Youtube (scroll down to the bottom of this article to view the video) which shows you just how easy it is to make your own inks usin...

DIY Alcohol Inks

Exclusive Interview: The Beautiful Textile Insects and Animals by Mister Finch - My Modern Met

Exclusive Interview: The Beautiful Textile Insects and Animals by Mister Finch

"Swan" from Mister Finch's "Cinder Embers" exhibition at Anthropologie, King's Road, London

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