Pockets of Life

Creating art is about observing, feeling, hearing and experiencing. This project was about translating the connection with the surroundings into pieces of art. The artwork was produced over a period of one month during an art residency at VARDA in Sausalito, USA.

Organic material

Organic material

Mood board Pockets of Life

Mood board Pockets of Life

Mood board Pockets of Life

Mood board Pockets of Life

Mood board Pockets of Life

Mood board Pockets of Life

Needlework on dried leaves

Needlework on dried leaves

Needlework on dried leaves

Needlework on dried leaves

Thread and branch

Thread and branch

Dried leaves stitched on fabric

Dried leaves stitched on fabric

Needlework on felt

Needlework on felt

Needlework and acrylics on canvas

Needlework and acrylics on canvas

Needlework and acrylics on canvas

Needlework and acrylics on canvas

Detail shot

Detail shot

Final display Pockets of Life

Final display Pockets of Life

Final display Pockets of Life

Final display Pockets of Life

© 2016 by Samina Islam. Copyright reserved.

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