Book of the week

Yesterday I got a lovely little book that features the work of Julie Arkell, a British mixed media artist who creates these funny, humorous and sort of naïve dolls, creatures and objects out of humble materials such as papier-mâché, fabric, yarn and haberdashery.

The book also offers you glimpses of Julie Arkell´s studio – where she as an inveterate collector of discarded toys, textiles and ephemera works with stuff that’s worn, torn, used and read. And as you can probably guess her shelves are a wonderful mixture of storage and display, a great source of inspiration!

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Mixed media artist working with collage, art-money, artists´ books, ceramics and communication
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4 Responses to Book of the week

  1. mia.elliott says:

    I have that book too and was lucky enough to see the exhibition at a gallery near me last year.

  2. Sara Lechner says:

    I have it too…! love it!

  3. Pingback: Mazarin » Blog Archive » Julie Arkell

  4. ooooooooooohhhhhhhhhhhh-how i need this book-

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