Catherine Varvis-Griffin Fiberart

Water

Water, showing at Studio 74

"Life in us is like the water in a River " Henry David Thoreau


Water in all it's forms...beautiful, serene. powerful and life giving.


" Bridge at Lake Natoma" (top left) painted silk, paper collage and machine stitching.                 

              "Waterfall Mist" (bottom left) Painted silk and machine stitching.  

      "Progression" (top center) Dye silk organza, machine stitching

  "The Canal" (bottom center) Dyes silk, paper collage and machine stitching         

"Swirling" (right) Dyed silk, paper and silk collage, machine stitching.       

"Clouds and Reflections' (pedestal left) Painted silk and machine stitching   

"Upon Reflection"  (pedestal right) woven paper thread sculpture, wire and recycled plastic bags 

Atmosphere

"The sky's the daily bread for the eyes" Ralph Waldo Emerson

From the stars to the coulds, all the elements of life, for the body, mind and soul                    Images of the daily view of the sky and deep space, beauty and wonder that inform daily life.                                                                                                                                                                                                       Thoughts Move as Clouds (center) 27" x 27" painted and stitched silk

Star Field (top left)  each image 10" x 10 " Woven - painted warp, silk thread weft 

Nebula in Orange (top right) each image 10" x 10"  Woven - painted warp, silk thread weft 

Bottom row - left to right  

  Ring, Red, In Black and White, Green, Yellow

   each 10" x 10" Woven - painted warp, silk thread weft 

                                                                                  





Sign up to hear about new work and events.