Blue & White Project: 2018–2021
Hand-embroidered, white linen and thread on Japanese indigo dyed cotton fabric
13 x 19 inches
Hand embroidered, white linen and thread on Japanese indigo dyed cotton fabric
Each 13 x 19 inches
Photograph by the artist
Blue & White Project Monsieur und Madame An example of ceramics by Martina M. Thies of Berlin, Germany
Thrown, 8.1 and 11 inches
Antique ceramic Japanese teapot owned by the artist. Purchased in Lancaster County, PA.
H 5.5 x W 5.5 x D 3.5 inches
Printer scan of teapot design printed on handmade paper, then cut into shards. Each paper shard enclosed in a hand-stitched fabric teabag.
10.5 x 16.5 inches
Teapot design scan, printed on handmade paper, enclosed in hand-stitched fabric tea bags.
Pieced and stitched textile: block printed embroidered markings, recycled blue jeans, cotton flower prints. Photographed on the property of the artist.