Sense of Healing - Maggie Ayres is a mixed media & textile artist who is passionate about texture, line and light, which she manipulates using a variety of materials, focusing primarily on natural fibres.
I dream in indigo, my wanderlust starts at blue. The timeless appeal of blue and white is the inspiration behind the hand-dyed Shibori tortoiseshell or Kikkō patterning on this organic cotton canvas clutch.~ 9" x 13.5"~ hand-dyed organic cotton canvas ~ lined in organic cotton canvas with patch pocket~ YKK zipper~ leather detachable wristlet~ made to orderThis clutch was hand-dyed and constructed by hand in our Brooklyn studio. Fabric is washed prior to c...
I ❤ crazy quilting . . . Made of over 100 pieces of fabric. I machine stitched them to the cotton canvas with free-motion embroidery. The star shapes are meant to be a pattern of floating seeds. The silhouettes are mainly machine stitched, but the tips are hand embroidered with tiny French knots with a single thread of floss. There are small gold stitches scattered around the background, that don't really show here. The colours may seem a bit unreal, but I have seen these colours in nature.
Beautiful handmade Car Play Mat to encourage open ended imaginative play in your child. Organic Cotton Canvas back makes a sturdy mat that lays flat for play, stoplight for color matching, gas station for fine motor skills, mud puddle and carwash for endless independent play. Then the whole thing folds up into it's own convenient little carrying case. Makes a smart Christmas gift or ring bearer gift. Designed by an architect and a mom. Available from Handmade Happiness by Ruth