Sally Garrett

About the artist

Sally Garrett
Sally Garrett
Sally Garrett

Paint, Drawing, Photography, Performance, Installation, Ceramic, Textile

    Statement

    Visual narrative -  the art and design of making objects.

    Methodologies - drawing, painting, designing and making contribute to visual art and storytelling.  Inspiration comes from movement, dance, theatrical scenarios, costume, aged fabrics and time passing. Photography, print, artist's books.

    Exploring the relationship between cloth and clay with a focus on dance and movement. Working with porcelain revisits the past, through the use of ballet shoe   as form and identity.

    Textile work involves designing and making sensual one off pieces using silk, print and embroidery. 

    Techniques  The use of botanicals evokes a sense of timeless beauty existing in nature both in drawings and botanical dyes.  Screenprinting by hand, devore  and embroidery is used on cloth.