Friday Faves: String Theory

1 Jun

You may remember the fabulous work of Shaun Kardinal, featured a few months ago.  I was completely smitten by his technique of combining found materials and embroidered elements in such an artistic way.  Along with Shaun, there are other artists putting their own spin on this way of working.  Here are a few of my faves!

British Vogue Cover, Deconstructed by Inge Jacobsen

Paula by Stacey Page

Dance 8 by Romussi

Lucky Jackson

Work on Paper #14 by Hinke Schreuders

Inge Jacobsen | Stacey Page | Jose Romussi | Lucky Jackson | Hinke Schreuders 

Have a fantastic weekend, Artsies!  Will have a few fabulous guest posts for you next week!

Jose Romussi found via The Jealous Curator, Lucky Jackson found via Lost at E Minor.  Thanks to Shaun Kardinal for the introduction to Inge Jacobsen, Stacey Page and Hinke Schreuders!

Featured image is Dance 11 by Jose Romussi.  All images are via the artist’s websites, linked above.

11 Responses to “Friday Faves: String Theory”

  1. patience June 1, 2012 at 1:41 pm #

    great roundup!! and awesome title, i love a good pun!

  2. Lesya June 1, 2012 at 2:22 pm #

    great! I especially love the first one

  3. deadbirdflirting June 1, 2012 at 6:27 pm #

    Reblogged this on Remain Anonymous;.

    • Lesley June 2, 2012 at 5:06 pm #

      Thanks for reblogging!

  4. Impower You June 5, 2012 at 3:42 pm #

    I want to try and make art with string now.

    • Lesley June 6, 2012 at 8:38 am #

      You totally should! 😉

      • Impower You June 6, 2012 at 7:12 pm #

        I think I need to make an art camp for myself this summer where once a week I try some crazy art idea and then share it on my blog.

        • Lesley June 7, 2012 at 9:16 am #

          Oh, that’s a fantastic idea!

          • Impower You June 7, 2012 at 10:00 pm #

            I just bought a huge bag of colored string to try something tomorrow.

            • Lesley June 8, 2012 at 8:13 am #

              Nice! Have fun with it!


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