Terrific Tulu Textiles
Are you ready to blitz your bedroom with some bohemian textiles?
I certainly am.
elizabeth hewitt, tulu’s designer and owner, began her work as an antique textile dealer and collector. a constant traveller – to india, central asia, indonesia, burma, morocco, spain – elizabeth is constantly collecting – fabrics, objects, sights, sounds, colors, stories – and incorporating them into her work:
i take photos of tin cans and funny walls and worn down marble, then I do a painting and that becomes a design. i cut up paper and photos and words. i paint and sketch ideas that come from hearing live music, reading a good book, hearing a story. i am just following what i am feeling or loving. i love 20th-century design and art. and i love crusty old textiles and antiques. i especially love crusty old textiles that look like they were designed in 1950 but were actually made in some weird place 200 years ago.
(from cover magazine, spring 2011)
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