Friday, October 07, 2016

Street Scene

Mosaic 1962 glass


Mosaic by Alma Lesch

Flower Garden 
Glass mosaic 1960

Thursday, September 29, 2016

art is life...live with art

The Cloth, Textiles on Biblical Themes-  An Exhibition of work by Alma Lesch      1969                             J. B. Speed Art Museum
11.    Preface, Psalms 20:5, stitchery and applique, 39 x 40
22.  That Woman Jezebel, Revelations 2:20 stitch, applique, buttons 23 x 67
33.    Joseph’s Coat, Genesis 37:3, stitchery and applique 20 x 48
  4.   Jonah, Jonah 1:17, plaiting, stitchery and applique 8 x 25 x 5
55.      Ecce Homo, Saint John 19:5, applique 48 x 70
  6.     The Burning Bush, Exodus 3:2, finger weaving, wrapping 30 x 23 x 32
   7.   A Rolling Thing, Isaiah 17:13, stitchery and applique 22 x 22 x 34
88.       Mizpah, Genesis 31:49, stitchery, applique and weaving 12 x 27
99.       The Red Sea, Exodus 14:2, stitchery and applique 72 x 96
110.  Lot’s Wife, Genesis 19:26, stitchery 13 x 32
111.  Net Profit, Saint Matthew 5:18, knotting with buttons 7 x 13 x 30
112.  Bathsheba’s Bedspread, 2 Samuel 11:4, stitchery, applique 81 x 100
113.  The Writing on the Wall, Daniel 5:25, stitchery applique  28 x 53
114.  The Magdalene, Saint Mark 15:40, weaving  13 x 46
115.  He Is Risen, Saint Luke 16:6, stitchery applique, 34 x 22
116.  Solomon’s Song, Solomon’s Song 2:12, stitchery  applique 24 x 33
117.  Haman, Esther 7:10, stitchery weaving and wrapping  26 x 59
118.  The Baptist, Saint Mark 11:11, stitchery and applique  23 x 41
119.  Peter, Paul and Mary I, Revelations 14:3, primitive weaving 7 x 14
220.  Peter, Paul and Mary II, Revelations 14:3, primitive weaving 9 x 15
221.  David, 1 Samuel 16:18, stitchery and applique 20 x 51
222.  Pearls Before Swine, Saint Matthew 7:6, primitive weaving 9 x 17
223.  Holy Moses, Exodus 11:3, primitive weaving 15 x 8.5
224.  Upon This Rock, Saint Matthew 16:18, primitive weaving 18.5 x 12
225.  King David, 2 Samuel 5:3, Primitive weaving, 15 x 19
226.  Prophesy Unto the Wind, Ezekiel 37:9, primitive weaving 15 x 13
227.  Jacob’s Ladder, Genesis 28:12, needlework and applique 26 x 20
228.  Old Men Dream Dreams, Acts 2:17, primitive weaving  13 x 13
229.  Hanging for the Door of the Tent, Exodus 26:36, weave,app,stitch 38 x 56
330.  Shadrack, Meshack and Abednego, Daniel 3:23, stitchery applique 36 x 36

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

KMACMUSEUM selects 15th Alma Lesch Memorial Award

Visit the 2016 Kentucky State Fair 
Fine Arts & Crafts exhibit.