TITLE

Silk That Warms an Icy Land

AUTHOR(S)
Wysocki, Barbara
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Winter2006, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the designs of the pillows and wall art like painting of Sigrun Lara Shanko, a former bank executive based in Iceland. She unites images from her Norse heritage with techniques adapted from oil and watercotor painting, as well as batik printing. Most of her pillows are made of silk fabrics. Generally, Shanko's pillows and artwork are influenced by the culture and surroundings in Iceland.
ACCESSION #
19751485

 

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