Fiber Arts

Fiber Arts

So many techniques, so little time! From dying and weaving to sewing, quilting, knitting and crocheting, fiber satisfies. Fiber art is the use of natural or synthetic fibers to create fine art. These fiber pieces are not utilitarian, but are made to be esthetically pleasing.

Browse through our posts highlighting fiber artists, their art and some popular techniques to inspire you to create.

With a needle in her hand since the age of 7, Christen Brown creates lush embroidered and beaded pieces to wear and admire. Generous with her knowledge, she shares her...

Joe Cunningham was planted in the quilt world when he leaped at an opportunity to collaborate on a project to chronicle the life and work of quilter Mary Schafer. In...

Plenty of Pillows Pillows might be the easiest accessory to add interest, texture, color and seasonal colors to your rooms. They are a favorite of professional home decorators and do it...

When mathematics professor, writer and brain injury survivor Deb Brandon found weaving, she found her calling. A lover of traditional textiles, Deb incorporates those design elements into her own work....

You finished your embroidery! So now what? Time to finish the back of your embroidery hoop art. Frame your lovely work in a hoop to either hang or give as...

There is something about little handmade bird ornaments that suggest spring, but also are great for a Christmas ornament. I have a year-round tree, and now have a variety of...

Finding inspiration in the world around her and her own life experiences, Carol Larson creates fiber art with layers, depth and intimate imagery. Through her work, she is a visual...