Mary Jane Sneyd

Fabric portraiture,
nudes & artworks

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From a photograph of my brother-in-law taken by his wife, my sister, as he jumped from their boat. My sister won a prize for this photo in the New Zealand ‘Gonatural’ magazine and in 2019, the magazine featured an article about the original photo and my textile artworks.

In the 'Nude' exhibition of the Otago Art Society, 2019.

Dimensions: 20" x 40".
Materials: commercial cottons, chiffon, batik, hand-painted cotton.
Techniques: pieced, fused fabric collage, free motion quilting, walking foot quilting.
Finishing: wrapped over a stretched canvas.

In a private collection.