Formed in 2012, Through Our Hands provides a showcase for artists working in a variety of media, primarily stitched textiles including quiltmaking and embroidery, and also drawing, painting and print. The selected artists are amongst the foremost in their respective fields and their work demonstrates originality and quality both in execution and design.
The website offers curators, publishers, patrons and the public at large an opportunity to browse and enjoy a carefully selected portfolio of works, learn more about concept and technique, and make contact with the artists.
Through Our Hands exhibitions offer an opportunity to experience the work first hand, attracting a diverse and enthusiastic audience keen to appreciate the skills and exploration of ideas demonstrated by artists considered to be amongst the best in the world.
“When the flush of a new-born sun fell on Eden’s green and gold,
Our father Adam sat under the tree and scratched with a stick in the mould;
And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart,
Til the Devil whispered behind the leaves, “It’s pretty. But is it Art?