fiber arts


Finnish Fiber Artist Exhibits 70 Years of Monumental Textiles

A new retrospective at Design Museum Helsinki celebrates influential textile artist Kirsti Rantanen.


Let Creepy-Cuddly NSFW Embroideries Put You in a Halloween Mood

Fiber artist and New England native Alaina Varrone creates enigmatic embroideries to help her understand the world.


Hand-Crafted Horror Scenes Are the Perfect Blend of Cozy & Kooky

Fear, popular culture, and nostalgia get explored with yarn at Shanell Papp’s 'Based on a True Story' exhibition.


Get Wrapped Up in Whimsical Wall Hangings for the Modern Weaver

This fiber artist’s new book will teach you how to weave fluffy, colorful creations.


An Artist Documented Ayahuasca's Secrets as Sounds and Textile Art

“Everything is vibrating,” explains Irish artist Tanya Harris.


Frightening Fiber Artist Makes Gnarly Knits

Fiber artist Tracy Widdess reveals the origin of her macabre masks and woeful weavings.


This Digital Loom is More Than Just a Desktop Fabric Printer—It's the Future of DIY Fashion

An artist is developing a desktop loom to make fabric production hands on.


These Skeleton Embroideries Give Instagram Life

Talking skeletons, design thieves, and elegance with Britt Hutchinson of tinycup needleworks.