Russian Folk Patterns – Part 3

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
PO - russian folk - gzhel

Series on the history of surface design by Julie Gibbons. Part 1 in the Russian Folk series here, Part 2 here.   When I first started investigating the various styles…

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Russian Folk Patterns – Part 2

Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Series on the history of surface design by Julie Gibbons.   As I mentioned in Part 1, there are some common themes that run through all of the Russian…

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Russian Folk Patterns – Part One

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
PO - russian folk - mezen

  Series on the history of surface design by Julie Gibbons.   I don’t always know exactly what I’m looking for when I start investigating a particular pattern style….

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Print Studio: Kunjut Textile & Design

Friday, December 9, 2011
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Hello there. I am thrilled to wrap up this week by highlighting the Russian print studio, Kunjut. Kunjut is based out of Saint-Petersburg, Russia and prides itself on…

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