Chelsea Moller: capstone
The artist's statement: As both a textile and metal artist, I see a special relationship between these two materials that, at first appearance, both seem vastly different. Metalwork and textiles have a shared history of ornamentation and body adornment, as well as being a part of everyday life. All of us use metal on a daily basis from the utensils we eat with, the cars we drive, to the jewelry we wear. I am passionate about the transformations that metalwork and fiber art goes through to create a variety of textures, shapes, curves and lines; the way they can be crafted to appear delicate and ...
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