How to Create Parabolic Curves Using Straight Lines
Curve stitching is a form of string art where smooth curves are created through the use of straight lines. It is taught in many Junior High and High School art classes. I discovered it when my math students started showing me the geometric art they had created.
Tutorial Tuesday: String Art Embellishment
When it was time to decorate a raffle box for the Spring Handmade Cavalcade, I really wanted to take advantage of the existing structure of the lunchbox. After much trial and error, I hit upon the idea of using the stitching holes as the basis of the design. During elementary school, one of my teachers had been in an art project rut that consisted of making string art for every single month. Apparently, time has made it fresh to me again, since I was pleased enough with the outcome to want…
11 Ways To Make Magic From A 50-Year-Old Fabric
Danish textiles manufacturer Kvadrat taps young designers to reinterpret its classic Hallingdal 65 upholstery. Zaniness ensues.