Lament © Jean Sredl (Photo courtesy Tom Van Eynde)

Lament © Jean Sredl
(Photo courtesy Tom Van Eynde)


Artist Statement: Lament – an expression of grief over loss of self, a loved one or a state of affairs; ebbing and flowing, coming and going, a moving average of emotions, thoughts and memories; sometimes an outburst exploding, often a quiet but tumultuous internal monologue.

Size: 60″ x 33″

Materials: Hand dyed hand spun silk and wool fibers, Tencel, cotton gauze & silk yarn; felted wool, smooth tumbled rocks, recycled sweaters, wool ties & nylon, fabric paint, commercial yarns.

Techniques: Hand quilted and embroidered, gathered yarn, machine and hand felting, manipulation


Lament (detail) © Jean Sredl (Photo courtesy Tom Van Eynde)

Lament (detail) © Jean Sredl (Photo courtesy Tom Van Eynde)



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