Finding Form With Fibre Book - By Ruth Woods
This book is an exploration of modern basketry, a craft that has transcended from craft to art form. Its pages guide the reader through a visual journey of the background and works of fourteen Australian basketry artists.
This stunning fibre arts compendium is a celebration of the creative voice with basketry at its core.
The book is broken into 3 sections:
- Interviews with fourteen modern basketry artists
- A materials section with a detailed list of plants that can be used in your basketry practice
- A how-to section
Stunningly designed and illustrated, these pages serve as a compendium of beautiful makers, guiding the reader on a range of basketry techniques; some with an interesting twist on the traditional. It will invite the viewer to explore different mediums, plant fibres, and recycled materials to use in their own sustainable, creative practice.
Foreword by Lisa Cahill, CEO & Artistic Director of the Australian Design Centre