|Contributor Name||Deane Clark|
|Collection Date||13.12.08 3.10pm|
|Artefact Name||Wall Hanging|
Weaved wall hanging by Maria Mullis.|
Wool, ribbon, rayon and a mixture of textiles. Heart-shaped tag attached to the back.
Very colourful and bright.
|Artefact Stored||Dining room|
|Sample Taken||Orange cotton towelling from bottom right corner|
|History of Artefact||
It was a commissioned piece.|
The piece incorporates personal fragments of textiles from around our home; mainly from Celia Clark’s personal dress-making items. Included in the collection of fabrics chosen are pieces taken from Deane’s orange dressing gown made by his mother (approximately 40 years old), Irish tweed from a jacket Celia Clark made, a selection of dresses and braided dressing gown cord.
|Historian||John Stedman, Rosalinda Hardiman|
|Special Memories||‘We like to have bright, happy works of art to brighten up the room. I like to look at it every morning when I eat my porridge.’|