Ask each bird in the forest to give you one feather. Bring them all to me and I will make you a fine coat...’ 

 In collaboration with Johnson and Son of Tullow - gentleman’s tailors, and Julie Gill Frisby, Visual Artist.

30 ins high  Hand dyed feathers on lined cotton       

 

 

 

 

© Helen Robbins 2014

  Feathers and fabric - 25 ins h

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Materialisation – Mapping the Making for Carlow Arts Festival (Eigse 2014) at the Link Gallery, VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art 6th June – 7th Sept 2014 Curated by Anne Montgomery Tom and Michael Johnston of Tullow, Co Carlow, nationally renowned gentleman’s tailors and Julie Gill Frisby, Artist