MOUNTAIN, 'IT', VELVET JUNGLE 1. Ingegerd Torhamn, 1930 2. Karna Asker 1928 both: heavy, knotted short-pile carpets Agneta Flock stuffed velvet forms to produce liana and jungles in saturated and heavy colours towards the end of the sixties. She also worked at that time with reclining and 'growing' forms in a lesser format that formed part of organic plant shapes. The jungles seemed to divide the room as they were hung from the ceiling.
Playful and unconventional textile art & sculpture 1. Lizzie Olsson-arle, 1974, Appliqué 2. Aganeta Goes, 1974, Appliqué 3. Marie Louise de Geerbergenstrahle. Fish balls in lobster sauce, 1968, appliqué with stuffing 4. Margareta Hallek, Varied Wrinkles, 1968, Variable seam-embroidery with elastic 5. Inga Brand, 1975, Woven forms All from Svensk textilkonst
So often people are working hard at the wrong thing. Working on the right thing is probably more important than working hard. working hard is overrated
I'm supposed to be doing something else but I'm browsing utrecht (a bookshop in Tokyo)'s webshop again. On the way, I (re-)discovered some images of beautiful spoon collection; 1. Jasper Morrison:: A book of spoons
2.3.4. Some spread from Hermann Junger's book ( would love to own this!)