Vivienne Rita Maher's Profile
Welcome to my Fabric Cards & Fabric Art shop! These unique cards are made by cutting out various motifs (dresses, cakes, shoes, baby items etc), backing them with fusible interfacing, free-machine sewing them onto premium quality white card and embellishing them with gems. The customisable Fabric Art employs a similar concept but the appliqued fabric letters or motifs are accompanied by a printed message.
The idea for these cards grew out of sewing aprons and other table/kitchen linen for family & friends and wanting a gift card to complement the main item. Personalising and framing the cards led me to design and make the fabric art pieces.
I am based in beautiful (but rather wet and not very sunny) Ireland! I took my degrees at University College London and the London School of Economics and then lectured Economics at a third level college for 11…
- Joined August 2, 2011