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Inspiring Artist – Iris van Herpen

Posted by lindacelestian on November 26, 2018 in Blog, Fashion, Inspiring artist |

Iris van Herpen is a Dutch fashion designer who started her label in 2007 and has been showing couture collections coming out of her Amsterdam atelier since 2011. She completely embraces new materials and cutting edge technologies like 3D printing yet her work is still heavily dependent on couture handiwork. Although she says she was […]

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Inspiring Artist – Alexander McQueen

Posted by lindacelestian on December 19, 2016 in All Posts, Blog, Inspiring artist | No Comments

Alexander McQueen was an extremely talented, bright star of the fashion world that left this earth too soon. His work was art with a capital A and will never go out of style. He committed suicide in 2010, he was 40 years old. I’m going to share some of my favorites from his body of work but […]

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Inspiring Artist – LuAnn Ostergaard

Posted by lindacelestian on December 12, 2016 in All Posts, Blog, Inspiration, Inspiring artist | No Comments

I found the artist LuAnn Ostergaard on Pinterest. Here is an excerpt from her website “My creative spirit is awakened by the beauty I see in naturally occurring patterns and textures. I find beauty in imperfection and often see it in scarred and weathered surfaces.” Everyone who knows me knows I love a good rusty […]

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Inspiring Artist / Mary Fischer

Posted by lindacelestian on May 23, 2016 in All Posts, Blog, Inspiring artist | No Comments

Whenever I’m in Philly I try to get to the Snyderman – Works Galleries on 303 Cherry Street in Old City. I somehow missed their fiber show, what a shame. I did come upon some ceramic works by Mary Fischer that were captivating. She makes these beautiful little structures with glazed wonky line work on all the joints […]

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Inspiring Artist – Nespoon

Posted by lindacelestian on January 12, 2016 in All Posts, Blog, Inspiring artist | No Comments

I’m in love with the work of Polish street artist Nespoon. She uses traditional lace patterns to beautify decrepit city walls and other found surfaces. She researches lace work from whatever country she is working in and says “In every lace we can find a universal aesthetic code, which is deeply embedded in every culture. […]

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Inspiring Artists

Posted by lindacelestian on September 2, 2015 in All Posts, Blog, Inspiration, Inspiring artist | 2 Comments

Lately I’ve been thinking about all the different ways to manipulate paint in the abstract painting realm. I’m working on a community project that involves collaboratively creating 2 large murals. I’ll share more about that as it nears completion. Here we are just covering the white for the first layer. Here I’m tracing a projected drawing […]

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