Americana North Atlantic by Alfred Gockel Accent Pillow Cover Wool 18"x18"
This decorative Cushion Cover Americana – The North Atlantic throw pillow cover has beautiful colors and design hand embroidered in lively and refreshing colors. Swirls of colorful chain stitch embroidery hand embroidered from soft Kashmir wool adds a dazzling sheen to the creation. The eye-popping color and pattern of this creation is just what the designer ordered to create a fiery focal point in your décor. This all-natural accent pillow cover makes an enduring impression.
- Composition: 70% Wool, 30% Cotton
- Size: 18" x 18" (45cm x 45cm)
- Backing: Canvas ( See Last Picture )
- Pillow Insert not Included (Only Cover is on Sale)
- Hand embroidered in Village Cottage Units
A close-up view of this abstract pillow cover allows you to see the amazing chain-stitch embroidery work of master artisans who have practiced this art their entire lives.Chain stitch embroidery on a cotton base produces a soft, fine crewel, and the stitches create definite swirls as distinct as your fingerprint. Kashmiri craftsmen produce the finest quality chain stitch needlework in the world.
This abstract decorative pillow cover could grace the cabin of your boat or the chair in your solarium and yet be equally as comfortable in your den. Durable and easy to clean, this toss pillow will catch the eye of every passerby.
The eye-popping color and pattern of this modern throw pillow is just what the designer ordered to create a fiery focal point in your décor. Perfect wherever you need a splash of color, this art work pillow creation is as durable as it is beautiful. Easy to care for, this cushion cover could spark up an old throw pillow or grace a new pillow form.
World-renowned artist Alfred Gockel was born in 1952 near Münster, Germany. His artwork has been showcased in leading exhibitions all over the world. He draws his inspiration from: Picasso, Mirò, Chagall, Dali and Durer. He is a great admirer of Kandinsky. This is reflected in his high quality and artistic etchings.His particular focus is the art in public spaces.
Alfred feels attachment to an art form, which includes design that leads to beauty and harmony. His vivid style is a sign of spontaneous creativity and artistic energy. The bright colors and the graceful motion of his characters mark his beautiful and artistic compositions, which reflect zest of life and push his works to a higher level of visual pleasure. He loves playing with form and color in a virtual way and describes his creative work as “rhythmical painting” His artwork seems to explode of vitality.
The tremendous drive of his painting puts his characteristic figures and compositions in vibrations, which reflect consequently the motion in his artwork.
Dance and music are his favorite themes. His originals begin as brief sketches to grip creative moments, which inspire him later and retain the charm of his drafts while he finishes his paintings.