Aliza Lelah

Aliza Lelah received her MFA in painting from SCAD in 2007, but well before her thesis show, she determined that paint on canvas wasn’t working for her. Trying to replicate the images and evoke the emotion from old family photos, she abandoned the speed of brush and pigment and began sifting through old family garments and textiles. Using these fabric scraps and stitches she recreated the larger-than-life images.

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~ by rubi on September 30, 2008.

One Response to “Aliza Lelah”

  1. […] machine stitching and recycled fabric. You can see an interesting comment on her work by Rubi of stitch spectacular. And you can see lots of Aliza’s remarkable art on her web […]

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