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$425.00

Plaid Blanket Ophelia Mikkelson Jones x Colourist Weaving

A unique plaid woven blanket / throw made in collaboration with artist Ophelia Mikkelson Jones.

Woven for Ophelia’s exhibition at Parlour Projects a contemporary art gallery in the Hawke’s Bay. Our weaving is inspired by Agnes Martin’s grid painting, Friendship (1963), patterns found on picnic blankets and Ophelia’s colour palette.

Features:
• Handwoven with pure New Zealand Wool, with highlights in fine Merino Alpaca & Silk produced from a textile mill based in the Hawkes Bay
• Dimensions: 101cm wide x 104cm long, plus tassels 6cm at each end
• Tabby weave
• Hand finished with hemstitching
• Woven on my Jack floor loom in Tairua on the Coromandel Peninsula

Care guide:
Cold hand wash with wool detergent & dry flat in shade (wash infrequently)

Exhibition Installation images: Courtesy of Parlour Projects
Photographer: Hazel Redmond
Photographed with paintings by Ophelia Mikkelson Jones and a sling ray chair collaboration with artist Ryder Jones.

Note: the blanket appears lighter in the sunny photographs

Image of Plaid Blanket Ophelia Mikkelson Jones x Colourist Weaving
Image of Plaid Blanket Ophelia Mikkelson Jones x Colourist Weaving
Image of Plaid Blanket Ophelia Mikkelson Jones x Colourist Weaving
Image of Plaid Blanket Ophelia Mikkelson Jones x Colourist Weaving