Responding to the rhythm of soft sounds of the marsh reeds and the birds. Visit Sian’s blog
Wrought on the Levels
Celebrating the ancient basket making craft using the willows grown on the Somerset Levels.
Inspired by the landscape rhythms of Steart Marshes wetlands, Sian has used locally grown Somerset willow and cane, combined with fabrics that have been weathered by the wetland environment to record the rhythmical changes of pattern. She is particularly interested in contours and layers within the sediment which sculpted by the ebb and flow of […]
Inspired by the rhythms of murmurations of starlings at dusk over the wetlands of Somerset. Made from dyed willow; wrapped and tied with paper yarn and fabric fragments. Exhibited with the 62 Group of Textile Artists in Japan in 2013.