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A Stitch out of time, Anaïs Beaulieu
A Stitch out of time, Anaïs Beaulieu
A Stitch out of time, Anaïs Beaulieu
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A Stitch out of time, Anaïs Beaulieu

€42.00
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French artist Anaïs Beaulieu learnt the craft of embroidery from her grandmother, a practice passed on through the generations of women in her family. A Stitch Out of Time features images of her embroidery on throwaway plastic bags, typically used for disposing waste. The book plays with two powerful themes: environmental degradation symbolised by the ubiquitous take-over of our surroundings by plastic and the slow time of creation, whether of a tree, or a piece of embroidery.

A Stitch Out of Time is a result of collaborative artisanal processes: embroidery, tailoring, screen-printing and book-binding. Each cover features an inlaid panel of embroidered plastic, the endsheets are silkscreen-printed by hand and all copies are carefully packaged in cotton tote bags — one side is specially embroidered and the other is for the readers to fill-in themselves.

Published by Tara Books
Hardcover, in tote bag
68 pages
330 × 235 mm
ISBN 9789390037025

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