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Missing Home

In Projects on January 25, 2010 at 9:29 pm

One of my current projects focuses on a group of fifties furniture comprising:

Completed Tapestry “Heimweh” - Red chair and fifties two-headed lamp

Design for the "Couch" project. Couch covered in Blanket and Cushions

Cooming soon : A Nierentisch kidney-shaped table bearing crockery



In Events on January 25, 2010 at 8:46 pm

Making the speech

Artapestry 2, the international juried touring tapestry exhibition, opened at Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum in Aalborg, Denmark, on Friday November 7.

I gave an opening speech on behalf of European Tapestry Forum, which is behind this initiative.

My tapestry “Daheim” was one of 44 works by 33 artists from 14 countries.


Want to see”Daheim” hanging? Click here

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Working on “TOMMY” Series

In "TOMMY" Series, Projects on January 24, 2010 at 11:17 pm


Close-up of my Gobelin loom

Close-up of my Gobelin loom


Two of my bobbins hanging from TOMMY deutsch



In Tapestries on January 1, 2010 at 11:03 pm


Close up of a teacup

"Daheim" on the loom

"Daheim" detail of Flowers

"Daheim" detail of stems


In Tapestries on January 1, 2010 at 10:53 pm

"Heimweh" 3.4 m x 1 m Cotton, wool, silk and linen


Close-up of the chairback from the tapestry entitled "Heimweh"


Close-up of the lampshades from the tapestry entitled "Heimweh"

“Patchwork Identity – Identity Patchwork”

In Tapestries on January 1, 2010 at 10:48 pm

"Patchwork Identity - Identity Patchwork" 12 panels, each 30 cm x 50 cm wall space: 2 m x 120 m Linen and wool


"Patchwork Identity - Identity Patchwork" Close-up


Riverside Gallery, London

“A Memory Remains”

In Tapestries on January 1, 2010 at 10:44 pm

"A memory remains" 32 cm x 38.5 cm Wool and mercerized cotton


“A Memory Remains” Close-up


Torhaus Hamburg

At the private view in front of my tapestry entitled "A Memory remains"

“Stoff meines (deutschen) Lebens”

In Tapestries on January 1, 2010 at 10:40 pm

“Stoff meines (deutschen) Lebens” 1.20 m x 1.77 m Cotton, linen and silk


Close Up of "Stoff meines (deutschen) Lebens"


My fellow artist and friend, Pat Bloor, and I discuss the intricacies of "Stoff meines (deutschen) Lebens"