Thursday, January 15, 2009

Local Red Hook artist Amy Helfand in NY Times

Local Red Hook artist, Amy Helfand, was featured in the NYTimes yesterday:

The colorful, abstract patterns of Amy Helfand’s rugs are usually derived from nature. But for her latest collection, Ms. Helfand, an artist and designer in Red Hook, Brooklyn, took her inspiration from the “prayer flags at Buddhist temples and hanging from trees” that she photographed during a recent trip to Nepal...

Check out the rest of the NYTimes article here and her website here

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