Friday, November 26, 2010

LOLA Giant Vendor Profile: filthEdesign by Emily Eakes

Working from her home studio in Lawrence, Emily Eakes crafts "hand-carved, hand-printed, hand-embroidered, signed and ready to hang original artworks for the 21st century woman." Subtle and subversive, Eakes' work combines traditional printmaking with images of stereotypical "women's work" to create thought-provoking home decor pieces.

"I'm inspired by culture and by the notion that what for some is bad and wrong, for others is good and normal," Eakes said. "I like making beautiful things that are subtly subversive."

Click here to read the rest of my profile, filthEdesign aka Emily Eakes

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