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Tanvi Kant’s fabric jewelry

Tanvi Kant’s fabric jewelry

Tanvi Kant is an Indian artisan who works with recycled fabrics to create fine jewelry with history -as she says- because she uses old sarees from her family that are made of fine hindu fabrics. Tanvi has received many awards for these creations, which are as original as beautiful.

Tanvi is considered an artist who creates beauty recycling waste materials.

Look how cute the jewelry pieces made by Tanvi are and how original is the technique she has developed. Continue reading

Tuija Teiska’s recycled fabric sculptures

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Tuija Teiska is only 26 years old and now is considered an accomplished artist in sculpture with recycled fabric. She’s called “The Rag Artist” because she made -with strips of cloth- paintings and sculptures of great originality.

Tuija, graduated from the School of Art in Imatra, Finland, represents the new generation of artists who create with recycled materials. She has had the opportunity to show her works at art museums, and people are amazed with her sculptures with fabric strips. Continue reading