debbiebarrettjones

Debbie Barrrett-Jones Textiles

Kansas City, Missouri · 47 Sales

debbiebarrettjones

Debbie Barrrett-Jones Textiles

Kansas City, Missouri 47 Sales On Etsy since 2009

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Announcement   Fresh off the press! I am beyond excited about having digital prints of my original weaving/textile made. Available NOW!! Stop by my studio in Kansas City to see these 11" x 14" limited edition prints in person or purchase yours online.

***For more woven scarf selection please visit my new shop at www.debbiebarrettjones.com. ****

My "Happy Place" - dreaming about colors. I could spend and have spent hours in front of color charts and paint store color sample displays. I love to weave and dye my own yarns! As a child, I had a "compulsion" to create, using a variety of mediums from paper collages to light sculptures. I later attended the Kansas City Art Institute where I studied fiber arts. I continue to be creative while staying home with my two lovely daughters. Making handwoven artwork, scarves and shawls with hand-dyed yarn keeps me happy, healthy and challenged.

Debbie Barrett-Jones Textiles, years ago known her as BillySue Textiles https://www.etsy.com/shop/billysuetextiles?ref=hdr_shop_menu, was established in 2008 featuring her collection of one-of-a-kind handwoven panels and scarves. Most work is created by 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. Perfect for decorative display for the house, business or church.

Thank you for taking the time to look my shop. Please check out my website at debbiebarrettjones.com for more images and information and message me with any questions at all.


*****And please check out my daughters' shop, We Are Going To France Designs. YOU WILL LOVE IT!! :) https://www.etsy.com/shop/wearegoingtofrance

Announcement

Last updated on Apr 19, 2017

Fresh off the press! I am beyond excited about having digital prints of my original weaving/textile made. Available NOW!! Stop by my studio in Kansas City to see these 11" x 14" limited edition prints in person or purchase yours online.

***For more woven scarf selection please visit my new shop at www.debbiebarrettjones.com. ****

My "Happy Place" - dreaming about colors. I could spend and have spent hours in front of color charts and paint store color sample displays. I love to weave and dye my own yarns! As a child, I had a "compulsion" to create, using a variety of mediums from paper collages to light sculptures. I later attended the Kansas City Art Institute where I studied fiber arts. I continue to be creative while staying home with my two lovely daughters. Making handwoven artwork, scarves and shawls with hand-dyed yarn keeps me happy, healthy and challenged.

Debbie Barrett-Jones Textiles, years ago known her as BillySue Textiles https://www.etsy.com/shop/billysuetextiles?ref=hdr_shop_menu, was established in 2008 featuring her collection of one-of-a-kind handwoven panels and scarves. Most work is created by 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. Perfect for decorative display for the house, business or church.

Thank you for taking the time to look my shop. Please check out my website at debbiebarrettjones.com for more images and information and message me with any questions at all.


*****And please check out my daughters' shop, We Are Going To France Designs. YOU WILL LOVE IT!! :) https://www.etsy.com/shop/wearegoingtofrance

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acequimby

acequimby on Nov 9, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

Stunning scarf. Thank so much! True quality here!!

cristaemade

cristaemade on Jun 9, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

Impeccable craftsmanship, one of a kind, truly a skilled artist!

Anonymous on May 14, 2012

5 out of 5 stars

Beautiful, simply gorgeous piece. The variety of colors used and design reflect how creative the artist is. The whole wall hanging brings a peaceful feeling to any room!

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My "Happy Place" - dreaming about colors. I could spend and have spent hours in front of color charts and paint store color sample displays. I love to

My "Happy Place" - dreaming about colors. I could spend and have spent hours in front of color charts and paint store color sample displays. I love to weave and dye my own yarns! As a child, I had a "compulsion" to create, using a variety of mediums from paper collages to light sculptures. I later attended the Kansas City Art Institute where I studied fiber arts. I continue to be creative while staying home with my two lovely daughters. Making handwoven panels, scarves and shawls with hand-dyed yarn keeps me happy, healthy and challenged.

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Debbie Barrett-Jones and her husband, Brandon, left their small town in Iowa so Debbie could pursue an education at the Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI). Since graduating from KCAI 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 three-panel commission at Children’s Mercy Hospital, Truman Medical Center and one six-panel commission for a church designed by Frank Lloyd Wright); she also creates small, intimate pieces such as scarves and shawls. With each weaving, careful consideration goes into color, composition and material. Because color is such an inspiration, Debbie uses carefully calculated hand-dyes on all her fabrics.

Most pieces employ 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 comprised vibrating colors and elegant patterns, narratives in flux according to one’s proximity to each piece.

Currently Barrett-Jones continues to live in Kansas City with her husband and two young daughters. Working from her studio at home and daily trying to find the balance between motherhood and being an artist is both the hardest thing she has done, yet most fulfilling. She would have it no other way, cherishing her time in the studio.

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    My "Happy Place" - dreaming about colors that is later brought to life through weaving. Staying at home while raising my two lovely daughters and making handwoven wall hangings and scarves with hand-dyed yarn keeps me happy, healthy and challenged.

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