Liz Ard's Profile
I have lovingly hand-screen-printed my mandala drawings onto all of these clothes. Mandalas are symbolic drawings, traditionally drawn as an ancient meditation ritual from Hindu and Buddhist cultures.
I choose to screen print my mandala drawings onto these yoga-inspired clothes for a few reasons. First, when these items are hand-screen-printed (as opposed to machine screen printed) the ink seeps into the fabric, minimally disturbing the fabric's natural texture. Second, I love letting each piece become subject to change through process of printing. Third, screen printing ink radiates electric, shimmering color unlike any other paints or inks that I have ever worked with.
This apparel is a marriage of the ancient tradition of mandala making and yoga, with the rainbow kaleidoscopic color that screen printing offers. My hope is that wearing this…
- Born on February 5
- Joined July 18, 2012