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Sacred Cow 1-01-19

Sacred Cow textile collage Amanda Richardson Artist

Back again after Christmas. Here is the sacred cow in textile collage with the figures that will keep her company.

drawing for 'Farm Lane Narlai' 15-12-18

drawing for 'Farm Lane Narlai'

I am often asked how I begin an artwork and this drawing shows the first stage. This is for my new collage of women and cow crossing a ford in rural India.

Chintz skirt 26-11-18

Chintz skirt textile collage Amanda Richardson Artist

This is the Chintz skirt of another shopper at the spice stall. I painted the pattern free-hand on paper using Disperse dyes and heat transferred this onto fabric.

sari 24-11-18

sari collage Amanda Richardson Artist

The final decorative element on this sari. Long lines of raised dots. A lot of work, the worth of which can only be judged when the collage is complete.

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