Patta LT

Artist Statement

Hand painted silk is the medium in which I express my message. Explosions of color are created by mixing only four basic silk dyes in pursuit of a fusion of contemporary original design concepts and traditional Native American motifs. The result is original both in concept and technique. By transferring the medium of hand painted silk to a larger format, I am able to create comfortable, wearable garments that can be draped on the human frame as well as displayed as decorative wall art.
As an object driven artist, my current joy is painting scarves and sarongs. I always wear scarves. Sometimes they can look absolutely elegant, and other times they offer protect

Artist Bio

I am a full time studio artist living and working in Norman, Oklahoma. I have been creating art all of my life and have been selling my art professionally for over 30 years. Hand painted silk is the medium in which I express my art now. I consider myself to be a textile/wearable art artist. My formal education is in fashion design, clothing and textiles with a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Oklahoma and began my career as a clothing designer. My mission has always been to create amazing wearable art pieces that the owner can enjoy for years and even decades. By transferring the medium of hand painted silk to a larger format, I am able to create com

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