Material: This little clutch bag is handwoven with cotton, linen and silk. The bag is lined with satin, has an internal pocket and closes with a suede strap and button.
Dimensions: Approx 23cm x 13cm.
About the Artist: Helen Keogh is the designer and maker behind Helen Keogh Designs, a luxury handwoven business run in Canberra, Australia. Helen has a background in graphic design and communication management and has always run her own freelance businesses. This latest venture into luxury textiles began two years ago and has been developing steadily.
Helen loves to honor the tradition and history of weaving whilst bringing a contemporary edge to classical patterns using beautiful luxury fibres. She is passionate about creating unique modern heirloom pieces that can be handed down through generations that leave a light footprint on the earth.
Helen really just likes playing on her loom in her garden studio or going next door to her painting drawing studio. She considers herself to have a very lucky life.
Photo courtesy of the artist.
Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre acknowledges the Ngunnawal people as the traditional custodians of the ACT and surrounding areas. We honour and respect their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to this country and the contribution they make to the life of this city and this region. We aim to respect cultural heritage, customs and beliefs of all Indigenous people.