ArtCard MANITOBA – Bison in the Woods
This 5″ x 7″ reproduction ArtCard Manitoba Bison in the Woods is of an original design by thread painter Bridget O’Flaherty. The original work was part of a Quilts of Canada series by the artist.
Thick dense forests give the lone, elusive and at one-time endangered species, the Wood Bison it’s protective hideaway. Orignal size 3’x 5’
Bridget is an award-winning Fibre Artist. Layers of thread create shading effects. Much like pencil crayon but using stitching techniques, traditional piecing and quilting techniques. Currently, this work explores the use of sustainable materials, natural and hand dyed, organic fabrics. Inspired by nature and biodiversity this art introduces the fragile aspects of the environment. Species at risk, traditional and historically significant fibre crafts are highlighted.
Printed on environmentally sustainable paper at Art Ink Print, Victoria, BC, Canada