January 17, 2013 Meeting at Bayou Manor:
“On Being An Artist”
Update: Come early for John Marshall’s Trunk Show, 5:30 – 6:30. Meeting and John Marshall program follows the Trunk Show.
At Bayou Manor, 4141 S. Braeswood, Houston
John Marshall is an American fiber artist specializing in natural dyes and the traditional Japanese techniques of katazome (stencil dyeing) and tsutsugaki (cone drawing). He is internationally noted for his use of color and line to create truly unique one-of-a-kind art-to-wear, turning traditionally inspired aesthetics into contemporary treasures for daily life. As a teacher he is recognized for his ability to adapt traditional recipes and methods to suit local climates, resources, and temperaments – and for his ability to distill complex techniques into easy-to-understand steps.