Trudy Thomson

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  • Chevron’s Tickle the Tapestry

      Finally finished one of my most elaborate and detailed tapestries titled “Chevron”. And its size makes a statement: 34 by 65. Using very fine variegated cotton fiber the colors shift as the pattern scales the face of the piece. Sometimes I let the changes flow as they presented themselves and sometimes I “flipped the […]

  • Slip the Silk Through

    So one of my latest adventures is creating tapestry out of saris that have been shredded into long strains, and are usually made of silk. Various colors winding through various spaces. Here is one of my favorite latest tapestries. I cannot get enough of this and do have many different colors arranged inside my blanket […]