TITLE

With a Clear Conscience

AUTHOR(S)
Stabb, Jo Ann C.
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Fall2004, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores how Northern California textile artist Karen Urbanek expresses her core values through her personal artwork. Urbanek's use of environmentally-sound dyeing methods; Educational experiences that shaped Urbanek's career; Urbanek's development of a process called painting with fiber, wherein she dyes tussah silk roving with natural colorants; Urbanek's work with volunteer organizations to re-introduce natural dyeing into weaving, knitting and carpet production.
ACCESSION #
15000184

 

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