PJ Cobbs' Profile

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A bit about me: I'm born-and-bred Londoner who now makes NYC her home. I started out as a fashion columnist for a major New York City paper and I quit to move to Paris where I discovered painting on silk. What an addictive medium! I just love the way the color flows on fabric, which give my work a rather cartoony look that I like. . Back in New York, I got a renewed love for my adopted city, and spend alot of time walking the streets and taking pictures, which I turn into silk paintings and and scarves, sometimes selling in Union Square Park-- where I got the idea to paint New York neighborhoods. Now, I turn the silk pieces into hand-cut 3D art and prints on canvas--these give splashes of color in dark corners and any wall in any room.
My work has been shown internationally, while celebs have worn my accessories, including Queen Latifah, Heidi Klum and Daisy Fuentes and have been featured in pubs including…

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  • Female
  • Born on August 7
  • Joined June 19, 2006

Favorite materials

silk, canvas, my Canon inkjet printers, bricks, foam core, clocks, silk dyes and paints, acrylic

About

A bit about me: I'm born-and-bred Londoner who now makes NYC her home. I started out as a fashion columnist for a major New York City paper and I quit to move to Paris where I discovered painting on silk. What an addictive medium! I just love the way the color flows on fabric, which give my work a rather cartoony look that I like. . Back in New York, I got a renewed love for my adopted city, and spend alot of time walking the streets and taking pictures, which I turn into silk paintings and and scarves, sometimes selling in Union Square Park-- where I got the idea to paint New York neighborhoods. Now, I turn the silk pieces into hand-cut 3D art and prints on canvas--these give splashes of color in dark corners and any wall in any room.
My work has been shown internationally, while celebs have worn my accessories, including Queen Latifah, Heidi Klum and Daisy Fuentes and have been featured in pubs including Essence, House & Garden, NY Post and Fiberarts. Thanks for checking my work!

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