The portrait genre is very popular in art. A textile portrait is a fairly new phenomenon. At the most prestigious quilt festivals today, you can see many different examples of portrait art. Why is this genre so popular today? In the recent past, the portrait could be used mainly by artists. It was necessary to be able to draw, know the anatomy of the human face and the basics of colour science. In the modern world of cutting-edge technologies, this is no longer necessary. The portrait genre has become available, and the internet is full of portrait images of different quality, techniques, and styles.
Read more in our Issue 54.