Lot 140 - Kaffe Fassett MBE - French Coffee Bowls (found mashop in Morocco)
Gouache on paper
Signed on Verso
This auction is raising proceeds for The Hepatitis C Trust
Kaffe Fassett is a leading textiles designer, ambassador for colour and practitioner of contemporary crafts who has dedicated the last 50 years of his life to the world of Knitting, Needlepoint and Patchwork, promoting these crafts through his own work and encouraging others to find their own creativity. He has written over 50 publications from ‘how to’ patchwork books to colour in design and his biography in 2012, Kaffe Fassett: Dreaming in Colour. He tours internationally giving workshops, lectures and showing his creations in museum and gallery exhibitions.
In 1988 he became the first living textile artist to have a one man show at the V&A Museum.
In 2019, the Kaffe Fassett Collective collaborated with the luxury fashion house Coach on their Fall 2019 collection.
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