Fab Twigs: wrap ’em up

October 31, 2007



 Transform your humble twigs into sticky showpieces. Achieve the above effect by wrapping strips of bright fabrics from twig-tip to twig-tip and stitch in place. Did someone say sculptural? Devestatingly handsome when propped in a vase or scattered free-form about the home. Keep this in mind for an alt. Christmas tree option………. 





Lara Cameron is the designer behind these gorgeous fabrics. She’s a Melbourne based graphic designer with a talent for textile design. They’re available at Melbourne boutiques…http://www.patchworkoncentralpark.com.auand www.meetmeatmikes.blogspot.com. You can also go straight to the source and have a squizz at her online shop http://www.kirinnote.blogspot.com and http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=87880. Also check out her fantastic poster range!!! I’ve just ordered my very own ‘Craft Tree’! see below…………..






Lonely Moose

Melbourne based artist Daniel Dorall makes miniature mazes. The above is a teeny tiny 5cm x 5cm x 5cm! Dorall’s mazes trap humans and animals in strange and scary situations. Beautiful, frightening and funny, I think Doralls miniatures are destined for greatness!

Find out more about Daniel http://www.theprogram.net.au/featuresSub.asp?id=5315

He’s represented by Dianne Tanzer Gallery in Melbourne with a show coming up in September 2008 http://www.diannetanzergallery.net.au/