Artist: Ana Baleia
Escalabardo is a project created in collaboration with São Luís Parish Council, Portugal; this eponymous and charismatic piece is the mascot of the project. Inspired by rag toys, it is made with textile waste and decorated with embroidered stitches. A characterful presence on the shelf of any home. Due to its handcrafted character and the fact that uses only textile waste, each piece is unique.
Material used: Textile waste, filling foam, buttons, cotton thread, wire
Note: – Fabrics in picture for example only
This piece is made from upcycled clothes, each piece is unique and unrepeatable. The shape and embroydery will always be very similar, colors and materials are variable.