Heading to Westport

Heading to Westport

Westport Marina

Westport Marina

Spring Riverview

Spring Riverview

Rejuvenate

Rejuvenate

diptych - hand dyed silk and hand stitched with wool threads

Sound of Silence

Sound of Silence

hand stitched with wool threads on wool

WinterCamp

WinterCamp

hand stitched with cotton threads on wool

Historic Rains

Historic Rains

Healing Waters

Healing Waters

Naturally (Sumac)

Naturally (Sumac)

Firmly Planted

Firmly Planted

Sun Kissed

Sun Kissed

Seeing Red

Seeing Red

SOLD

 

VAGA Gallery

Visual Artist of Gananoque and Area

186 King St. E.,

Gananoque, ON

K7G 1G2

will carry a small collection of works in this cooperative effective August 2021

2021 Hours 10am- 4pm Friday through Sunday


Two Pop Up Galleries
to be held at the Tett Centre, Kingston, ON
August 7 and Aug 21, 2021 (weather permitting)

Kingston Fibre Artists annual group show at the Tett Centre, Kingston Ontario// October 22 - November 4, 2021- details to follow
 
Private studio open by appointment only -please email under contact below
 
Check me out on Instagram too!
Linda Coulter "coulterbl2018"

Here is a photo of my brand new studio - love it! 

Hope to see you soon!

About

It often starts with an old white sheet.

 

Then a surface treatment is used. Techniques include dyeing, painting, stamping, rusting, screen printing, thermafax, or leaves and natural dyes are applied.  Colour is added and the appearance of texture evolves.

 

My drop cloths and cleaning rags are saved.  

 

Next I wash and iron each new piece of fabric lovingly and add them to my ever growing stash of hand treated and commercial fabrics.

 

Now I am ready to begin.

 

Mostly working in a collage fashion, I try to develop my pieces with a hint of abstraction, and a whole lot of colour. Providing the viewer with the emotion of the moment is my goal.

 

It is hard to stand out in today’s art landscape. For me, my subjects are personal and my use of hand stitch adds personality. My art is a calming factor in my life.

More recently I find my pieces are more reflective of the times with titles such as "Shattered" and "A Way through it".  Although the subject matter can be darker and the emotions more conflicted,  my colour palette has remained joyful.  This reflects my natural optimistic nature that all will work out in the end.

I hope that my viewers can sense the joy in my work.

I currently reside in Kingston, Ontario, Canada and can be found on Instagram and on my website:  lindacoultertextileart.com

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Contact

Email: coulter.textile.art@gmail.com

Please note that I am not currently doing e-commerce.  If you are interested in purchasing a piece, or for any other inquiry please send me an email.  Thank you

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