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Artist Profile: Sinead Mari Turnham

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Artist Profile: Sinead Mari Turnham

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sinead_mari_turnham/ We stumbled across Sinead's work on Instagram and found her items unique and beautiful. Sinead, who originally hails from Brighton, is a Cape Town based fibre artist and illustrator. She strongly believes in upcycling and sources her fabrics from textile industry off cuts and second hand finds. Inspired by fairytales, folktales and the children’s programs of the late 60’s and early 70’s, Sinead creates unique one of a kind creatures, toys and illustrations. “It’s such fun playing with texture and colour to create these ‘fibre friends’, as my fabric is upcycled it’s hard to plan what a creation will...

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