Tapestry: A Woven Narrative
- Book #46
Black Dog Publishing
11.25" x 9.25", 207 pages, 2011
"Tapestry from the Middle Ages to the Enlightenment" by Timothy Wilcox and Caron Penney's "The Technique of Tapestry Weaving" are among the essays in Tapestry: A Woven Narrative covering different historical and technical aspects of tapestry. In "Tapestry in the Modern Day," Fiona Mathison discusses and illustrates the work of Magdalena Abakanowicz, Wojciech Sadley, Peter and Ritzi Jacobi, Olga De Amaral, Lia Cook, Naomi and Masakazu Kobayashi, Helena Hernmarck and Sara Brennan Calling itself " a general introduction to the state of artisan tapestry weaving in the 21st century, the book also features beautifully illustrated profiles of over 30 contemporary tapestry artists including Jo Barker, Sara Brennan, Sue Lawty, Susan Martin-Maffei, Louise Martin, Gudrun Pagter and Katherine Swailes.