Sunday, 28 June 2009

A special event - Pablo Picasso vintage fabric

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This Pablo Picasso Bloomcraft piece defies description. It's a full selvedge to selvedge piece - and features a mirror reflection design. Absolute genius.

Pablo Picasso vintage fabric

The power of these designs/drawings/paintings is in the detail. There is so much in the design you have to force yourself to appreciate the minute details - to literally stop, pause and delight.

Pablo Picasso vintage fabric

I love the flowing hair and the movement in the horses mane. It breathes such life into this piece. I get a little tired of looking at static fabric design that is not 'drawn', but rather designed as a basic and interlocking pattern. This piece wasn't. It was painted as a picture and then adapted to fabric. But it works magnificently.

Pablo Picasso vintage fabric

4 comments:

  1. these fabrics are so amazing!

    at first glance, they're way too busy for my tastes, but when you look at the detail... ooh, the detail! they're beautiful!

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  2. i love wolves!

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  3. this is SO great. I hadn't seen this one. :)

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