Painted Silk Tie – Hibiscus & Coral | Melanie West

$95.00

Handsome, unusual neckwear in light Indian red with bright coral patterns and metallic gold outlines.  A stunning, one-of-a-kind statement piece to jazz up any formal occasion.  This 100% silk habotai tie is hand painted and inspired by “the wonderful, crazy beauty of Natures forms, colors and patterns”. Melanie West extracts the essence of nature and leaves the wearer to fill in the rest with their own imagination.   4″ wide by 60 long

Note about the care and feeding of your tie: Please only spot clean. While the paints are set well, immersed washing will warp the silk, and dry cleaning may damage the metallic line work.

This piece is currently at Maine Craft Portland.

1 in stock

About the Artist

Raven’s Clay by Melanie West
Georgetown, ME

Melanie West is a polymer clay sculptor and fiber artist who lives in the woods of Maine, surrounded by a plethora of wild life.  What drives Melanie’s current work with polymer and mixed media is a life long fascination with Nature’s use of extravagant forms, colors and patterns. Nature never ceases to amaze, and she has always been compelled to answer that amazement in her work.

Additional Details

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 6 × 6 × 3 in