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Frances Taylor

Creating art (wall art, functional art, clothing, accessories) has been a lifelong passion. Learning new techniques and experimentation are important aspects of my work.

Contact: frances_taylor@sympatico.ca

https://www.francestaylorfiberartist.com
https://ottawaartisans.com/pages/our-artisans/art-by-frances-taylor
https://www.facebook.com/Frances-Taylor-wearable-art-designs-100525781422795
https://www.facebook.com/Frances-Taylor-Fiber-Artist-380146272815830

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Apparel and Accessories Crochet and Lace Making

Fun and Funky Spring Fling Jacket

Inspiration: I wore a similar jacket in NYC and people asked where I got it. So, I made another one when I found this boiled wool jacket.

Techniques and materials: Upcycled jacket, free-form crochet, hand sewing

Packaged. Size: Small / Medium.: 19 inches x 23 inches

$225

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Apparel and Accessories Collage

Pieced Purple Fleece Jacket

Inspiration: Unique, cozy, and warm wearable art. This one-of-a-kind jacket will last for years. Technique learned during a workshop with Isadora Spielman.

Techniques and materials: Plain and patterned arctic fleece. Machine stitched, pieced.

Packaged. Medium/large. Machine wash/dry.: 23 inches x 26 inches

$190

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Apparel and Accessories Collage

Zambeesi Jacket

Inspiration: Unique one-of-a-kind wearable art. Both sides of the vintage jacquard fabric and the vintage hand-made button inspired this collage jacket.

Techniques and materials: Pieced, machine stitched. Vintage jacquard cotton, linen, vintage hand-made button. Exposed seams. Pearl Moon Zambeesi pattern (sales permission granted).

Size Large. Packaged.: 23 inches x 27 inches

$125

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Apparel and Accessories Crochet and Lace Making

Funky and Unique Cloak

Inspiration: This black cloak needed embellishing – hand sewing the individual free form crocheted motifs was the answer which resulted in this elegant and warm garment.

Techniques and materials: Machine stitched, free-form crocheted motifs hand stitched to the cloak. Black wool; various yarns for the motifs.

Packaged. Medium/Large: 52 inches x 46 inches

$290

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Apparel and Accessories Collage

Pieced Fleece Jacket – Rust

Inspiration: Unique, cozy, and warm wearable art. This one-of-a-kind jacket will last for years. Technique learned during a workshop with Isadora Spielman.

Techniques and materials: Plain and patterned arctic fleece. Machine stitched, pieced.

Packaged. Size Medium / large. Machine wash / dry.: 23 inches x 26 inches

$190

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Apparel and Accessories Collage

Red Linen “Bog” Jacket

Inspiration: A zero-waste “bog” jacket inspired by an Artwear Ottawa challenge and Linda Palaisy’s workshop. The neck piece forms a hidden pocket.

Techniques and materials: Machine stitched, patchwork. Red linen and cotton patchwork. Top stitched, hand sewn binding.

Packaged: 25 inches x 27 inches

$140

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Collage Three-Dimensional Art

Book of friendship & love

Inspiration: A book for a romantic partner, dear friend or daughter, or granddaughter with many spaces to write your own thoughts or add your own images.

Techniques and materials: Paper, matboard, lace, vellum, cotton, beads, leather, metal, gilding wax, purchased images. Cut, painted, pieced, stamped, inked, manipulated.

Free standing: 4.5 inches x 7.5 inches

$195

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Beading and Embellishments Jewelry

Hand made bead necklace

Inspiration: Inspired by a book by Ronna Weltman, I made hollow polymer beads for this surprisingly lightweight necklace.

Techniques and materials: Polymer clay, ink, wax, glass, leather, metal. Painted, manipulated and strung.

Packaged: 1.5 inches x 27 inches

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