Amy Orr

 
Twist Tie Quilt #7: White Markings, twist ties with hand-colored edges stitched onto cloth (quilted), 36.5 x 54inDoll House, repurposed credit cardsDiamonds, repurposed credit cards, 6 x 5 x 4.5inTeapot, detail
TeapotGold Brooch, repurposed credit cards, 3 x 3inSilver Brooch, repurposed credit cards, 3 x 3inTwist Tie Quilt #3: Tumbling Blocks, twist ties with hand-colored edges stitched onto cloth (quilted), 37 x 28in
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Post-consumer ephemeral objects provide Amy Orr with inspiration and working materials. Orr graduated with an MFA from Tyler School of Art, Temple University. The artist also has an MA from The University of the Arts and a BFA from Bezalel Academy of Art and Design (Israel). Orr’s art work has been widely exhibited and published nationally and internationally. Amy Orr is the Director of FiberPhiladelphia and a Faculty member at Moore College of Art and Design. She lives in Philadelphia as well as in Southold, NY with her husband, photographer John Woodin and their son, Hal.


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