Kirsty Samantha Griffin's Profile

About

Hello and Welcome to my gallery online.

There are prints available here of some of my original textile art work. I use screen-printing, appliqué and embroidery techniques.

I live in North London and have a studio where I create one-off wall-hung pieces and welcome private commissions.

I am inspired by the many things that connect me to nature, while I live in a city:
I love the birds, plants and flowers in my back garden, the Lea Valley and river where I cycle; and more generally am inspired by the way nature reclaims that which originally belonged to her by covering it dust, rust, dirt, mould and algae.
Oh... and as an English woman I love the ceremony of making tea and all the accoutrements that go with it…

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  • Joined January 5, 2011

Favorite materials

vintage fabrics, printed fabrics, natural fibres, vintage threads, buttons, beads, ribbon, felt, handmade paper

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About

Hello and Welcome to my gallery online.

There are prints available here of some of my original textile art work. I use screen-printing, appliqué and embroidery techniques.

I live in North London and have a studio where I create one-off wall-hung pieces and welcome private commissions.

I am inspired by the many things that connect me to nature, while I live in a city:
I love the birds, plants and flowers in my back garden, the Lea Valley and river where I cycle; and more generally am inspired by the way nature reclaims that which originally belonged to her by covering it dust, rust, dirt, mould and algae.
Oh... and as an English woman I love the ceremony of making tea and all the accoutrements that go with it.

I have a first-class degree in textiles from Goldsmiths College, London and have exhibited around the UK for the last 12 years.

For a comprehensive look at all my work please go to:
http://www.kirstygriffin.co.uk

http://pinterest.com/ksgtextileart/boards

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