The Wardrobe Meets the Wall

A collection of art quilts created from recycled garments, manufacturing remnants, and samples

New Addition to the Collection: Flying Vessel

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Tierney has finished a new piece for The Wardrobe Meets the Wall Collection: Flying Vessel.

In previous posts about this piece (originally titled “Vessel”),  In Progress and In Progress (Vessel),  we shared the progress of this piece.

Tierney created this piece from recycled silk garments manufacturing scraps set into specially dyed graduated burnt orange fabric. Betty Anne enhanced the piece with one of her unique creative quilting designs which extended the lines of the vessel into the background.

We are happy to now add this piece to the collection! (See The Collection page under Tierney Davis Hogan for a larger size photo of this new piece).

Tierney’s Artist Statement summarizes her vision in creating this piece:

I wanted to create a piece that represents our private human experience as a solitary vessel. Although we are all interconnected, at some point in each of our lives we may experiences the sensation of floating alone in space as a solitary vessel filled with our unique and private experiences. This piece represents those moments, but in a positive perspective. I used bright and bold colors of silks with iridescence and light and a background of specially dyed graduated light to dark cotton fabric. The light that  emanates from this piece represents the iridescence that shines within each of us. When we share this light, we connect our vessels to the other human vessels floating by…

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