My hometown, Pécs has won the title European Capital of Culture 2010. To me it is the most beautiful and exciting city in the world, that has a little bit of everything. I made this wallhanging as part of my course work on a textile decoration course to celebrate Pécs.
The windows open and close to show various features of the city.
Zsolnay-fountain with the mythical bull-head.
TV-tower situated on top of the Mecsek Hill
Fabric paints, bleach, stitching
Clock-tower of the Town Hall building
Fabric paint, padded quilting
Stencilling, padded quilting
Turkish mosque situated in the main square
Photocopy and transfer ink on screen-mesh fabric
Puff paint, machine stitching
Fabric paints on hessian, freeform crochet