Kouyou (Autumn Leaves)

Kouyou (Autumn Leaves) -- Fabric Collage


This work celebrates the Japanese elderly woman's seasonal autumn dress. The collage constructed from vintage Japanese textiles, embroidery, and indian ink captures the stylish and somewhat grumpy nature of the Obasan during this season. 

Technical Information: 

Digital Collage

Written by

Tessa Moxey

7 May 2018

Hailing from Aotearoa, Tessa Moxey is an illustrator and artist whose work is expressive, energetic and filled with enigmatic use of colour.