Ephemeral Steam

15th April 2014

Confirming her place as one of my favourite designers, Jetske Visser's work always surprises me with her simple yet thoughtful approach to design and colour.

Her latest project shown during Dutch Invertuals Happy Future explores how steam gave rise to an industrial revolution and the impact it had on the textile industry as it became a method by which to fix dye.

Working with TextielMuseum & TextielLab and Mirte Engelhard Jetske has explored an enchanting and delicate approach to pattern and design through fixing of her fabrics. What is particularly lovely about her fabric pieces and garments is the ephemeral patterns and shapes that are left as almost traces rather than pre determined pattern.





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