Debbie Barrett-Jones Textiles' Profile

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Since graduating in 2007 from the Kansas City Art Institute with a B.F.A. in Textiles, Debbie Barrett-Jones has exhibited her work throughout the United States. Along with weaving large-scale pieces for homes, businesses and sanctuaries, including one six-panel commission for a church designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in Kansas City; she also creates small, intimate pieces, such as scarves and shawls. With each weaving, careful consideration goes into color, composition and material. Color is where she finds inspiration, and that is why she hand-dyes her materials.

Many pieces are made using the process of color mixing and percentage gradation dyeing, each woven panel reveals the beautiful communication that passes between one color thread intersecting another. Her panels are comprised of vibrating colors and elegant patterns, narratives in flux according to one’s proximity to each piece…

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  • Female
  • Born on April 3
  • Joined June 23, 2009

Favorite materials

tencel, mx dyes, cashmere, cotton, scarves

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Debbie Barrrett-Jones Textiles

About

Since graduating in 2007 from the Kansas City Art Institute with a B.F.A. in Textiles, Debbie Barrett-Jones has exhibited her work throughout the United States. Along with weaving large-scale pieces for homes, businesses and sanctuaries, including one six-panel commission for a church designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in Kansas City; she also creates small, intimate pieces, such as scarves and shawls. With each weaving, careful consideration goes into color, composition and material. Color is where she finds inspiration, and that is why she hand-dyes her materials.

Many pieces are made using the process of color mixing and percentage gradation dyeing, each woven panel reveals the beautiful communication that passes between one color thread intersecting another. Her panels are comprised of vibrating colors and elegant patterns, narratives in flux according to one’s proximity to each piece.

To view images of her work on her website debbiebarrettjones.com.

And to view her daughters' Etsy shop, please click on this link, (YOU WILL LOVE IT:) https://www.etsy.com/shop/wearegoingtofrance

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