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US Artist Katie Lewis Creates Beautiful Pieces with Simple Materials

 - Aug 9, 2011
References: designfolio.co.nz & medesignmag
Artist Katie Lewis discovers a genius use for regular everyday things like pins and thread. At first looking like a series of intricate formations, the artworks from Katie Lewis are actually made from extremely simple materials.

This US based artist doesn't just create her pins and thread art haphazardly; she bases her designs on information she collects on a daily basis. Her portfolio proves that sometimes the least desirable materials can make the most beautiful things.

Let the work of Katie Lewis inspire you to take on a project of your own.

Implications - Shoppers desire products that feature an element of familiarity. Items that are made with an everyday material appeal to consumers who want a closer connection to their purchases. Brands that want to increase their popularity could develop more of their designs with this aspect of production in mind.