– hand-knotted Tibetan wool and Chinese silk
– 50% silk 50% wool
– 100 knots per inch
– 5mm and 5.5mm pile
– made to order
The perfect symbol for the subjectivity of human perception, ink blots also produce compelling and often beautiful shapes. With Subconscious, Gardner painted one and then coupled it with another notion, depth. The wool is carved higher than the concentric coils of silk, providing added dimension and texture. This layering effect hints at, but does not entirely reveal all that goes on below the surface.