Joyce Hayes

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Conciliation Fall, 9.5" x 12.5"

Joyce Hayes is a Seattle-based artist who has been weaving small-format tapestries since 1998.  I have a BFA in printmaking and textile design form Miami University of Ohio.

These tapestries delve into the delicate dance between color, value and line.  I am exploring the technique of hatching which is common to both traditional printmaking and tapestry.  Instead of using hatching as a shading device to create volume, I have streamlined it to be a two-dimensional graphic design element.  Inspired by my interest in music my color palette is designed to ebb and flow much like the shifts of sound and harmonic progressions in music.

Contact Information

joycehayestapestry.com

hayes.joyce@gmail.com