Art

Art

By: Claudy 21-05-2024

 In a Frisian village, situated on a mound, stands a stelp farmhouse renovated under architecture. Commissioned by the owners, Claudy Jongstra created a series of three tapestries. The wool-felted natural landscapes refer to the different viewing directions from the space and are inspired by the surroundings: the water, the skies, the light, the passing clouds and the colours.

Art

By: Claudy 09-05-2024

The Fort Island just off the coast of IJmuiden, will be renamed Art Island during 17-19 May 2024.

  • Tangible Transformation IV
  • Studio Claudy Jongstra, 2024
  • 2.00 X 1.55 m
  • Drenthe heath wool, Spanish Heritage merino wool, mohair, silk, handspun yarns
  • Plant-based dyes: woad, madder, weld, walnut, onion
  • Techniques: felting, plant-based dye, hand embroidery

Art

By: Claudy 23-04-2024

Claudy Jongstra's imposing travelling artwork Tangible Transformation III has touched down on an international stage for the first time: in Milan during Salone del Mobile. As part of ROOTS exhibition at Masterly, in the Palazzo dei Giureconsulti, the expressive wool-felted

  • Tangible Transformation III
  • Studio Claudy Jongstra, 2023
  • Materials: Drenthe Heath sheep and Spanish merino wool, mohair, silk, hand spun yarns
  • Natural dyes: Demeter certified woad, sunflower, corepsis, madder root, calendula, walnut shells
  • Techniques: felting, dying, embroidery