Robbie LaFleur

Category Archives: Embroidery

Chelsea Gallery Walk, January 2017

As I visited galleries in Chelsea for a long afternoon, I stood ready to be amazed, bored (really, this commands scads of money?), or inspired. Looking back, the artists and their work sift … Continue reading

January 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Gudbrandsdal for a Day; My Friend Catherine Models

My friend Catherine helped carry boxes of books and weavings to the classroom when I gave a three-hour seminar on Norwegian weaving at the Midwest Weavers Conference last month.  Invaluable … Continue reading

July 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Edvard Munch Kommentarer Paa Oppvask

For now, this will be the last piece in my Scream interpretation series.  To add to embroidery, tapestry, rya, and sheepskin printing, I added fabric printing.  I carved a linoleum … Continue reading

December 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Traditional Embroidery in Telemark

For part of the Vesterheim Textile tour we were in Telemark, a deeply traditional part of Norway. We visited the Bø Museum, where a beautiful exhibit of woven bands, embroidered … Continue reading

July 7, 2013 · 1 Comment