This week we’re talking textiles with Yemisi Ajayi who produces textile art for fashion and interior spaces including wearable arts, silk scarves and soft furnishings. Yemisi goes into more detail on the podcast about her process and her culture.
I am a textile artist, I produces textile art for fashion and interior spaces including wearable arts, silk scarves and soft furnishings.
I produce my work for client who want one of kind product, eco-friendly fabric and want to showcase textile story in their collection.
I started since 1991 in Nigeria and 2016 in Philadelphia PA
I am inspired by the women who produce traditional pattern (adire) cloth using old techniques.
Faith Ringgold, African American Artist.
I look forward to my exhibitions and collaborating with other artists.
By working together we can build a strong maker community.
I love them all but I like the Philadelphia art/craft makers.
Designing and producing works. And also exhibiting my works at art events.
Listen to Talking textiles with Yemisi Ajayi on the podcast today!