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That’s fabric?
Yes, fabric.

I see the world in great detail, but unlike my hyper-realistic painter counterparts I choose to express my subjects in sculpted, 3D, fabric vignettes. As you may have guessed, all my work involves intense hand sewing, but the final form is finessed with fire. That’s right, in my world fire and fabric are friends.

Read more about my techniques

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How did you discover
your art?

My shift to textiles as an art medium happened much later in life. My man asked why I had never used textiles as an art medium. Good question. My family is rich is sewing traditions; I had been sewing since early childhood; my degree was from FIT in NYC; and yet here I was denying textiles as an art medium? Yep, that was an eye opening moment.
Read more about my beginnings

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That’s fabric?
Yes, fabric.

I see the world in great detail, but unlike my hyper-realistic painter counterparts I choose to express my subjects in sculpted, 3D, fabric vignettes. As you may have guessed, all my work involves intense hand sewing, but the final form is finessed with fire. That’s right, in my world fire and fabric are friends.

Read more about my techniques

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How did you discover
your art?

My shift to textiles as an art medium happened much later in life. My man asked why I had never used textiles as an art medium. Good question. My family is rich is sewing traditions; I had been sewing since early childhood; my degree was from FIT in NYC; and yet here I was denying textiles as an art medium? Yep, that was an eye opening moment.
Read more about my beginnings

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Bizarre Bras
Hard Cover Book, Published by: World of WearableArt (WOW)

This book features 52 of the most innovative, outrageous and compelling examples of Bizarre Bras. My two wearable sculptures, Prickly Heat (lt) and aBRAcalypse Now (rt), are prominently displayed. WOW donates 20% of the proceeds from this book to The Breast Cancer Research Trust.

Buy the Bizarre Bras book from WOW

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3D Mixed Media Textile Art
eBook, Published by: TextileArtist.org

This eBook is a compilation of stories from 50 diverse artists working in a wide variety of related media. Each chapter delves into how each artist got to where they are today, what inspires them and the processes and techniques they use to give their work its unique voice. I am truly honored to be among the 50 artists featured.

Buy 3D Mixed Media Textile Art from TextileArtist.org

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artist pages from left to right: Ana Teresa Barboza, Erica Gray, Wendy Moyer

Exhibition

WOW – World Of WearableArt
International Exhibition Tour

32 Garments Showcased

My two Bizarre Bras, aBRAcalypse Now and Prickly Heat were selected by WOW’s founder, Dame Suzie Moncrieff, as two of 32 garments showcased in their first prestigious international exhibition tour.

The show first opened to the public in New Zealand at the Auckland War Museum in 2014. Since its opening the show has traveled to Sydney, Australia; Honolulu, Seattle, Salem, Colorado Springs in the US and St. Petersburg, Russia.

Exhibit News: http://worldofwearableart.com/news/category/exhibitions/

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