Essay On Tapestries

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Tapestry wall hangings have been around for many centuries. In the beginning they were all hand woven by master craftsmen. These early tapestries told a story. The stories they told were taken from either great battles between civilizations during that period in time or stories taken from the Bible. Today tapestries wall hangings are woven works of art that reflect almost every subject imaginable. Although you can still find hand woven tapestries today, many fine quality wall hanging tapestries are machine woven, so mass production can result in substantial savings on your tapestry purchase. What I am going to attempt to do is go over as many subjects as wall tapestries come in. There are a lot, so try not to be overwhelmed. Let me start…show more content…
If an investment in art is what you are looking for, then you must make an investment. If you are just looking for a retro 60's Hippie Tapestry to add to the decor of your retro 60's recreation room in your basement, then there are tapestries in the form of The Grateful Dead, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, The Beatles, The Doors, Cannabis Sativa, Tie Dye Tapestry and Peace Sign. This Hippie Tapestry category has many topics to choose from. These tapestries are more decoration than art. You can purchase one of these Hippie Tapestries for very little bread, man. They're groovy,…show more content…
My suggestion to you is if you are searching for a tapestry, shop online. You will find it difficult to find a brick and mortar store with a large selection of tapestries. Depending on what you are looking for, always look for quality construction. Remember, loop hanging tapestries will always have a tendency to ripple the flattest wall hanging tapestry in just a matter of time. My suggestion to you is always get a tapestry with a sleeve sewn into the top back side of your tapestry. The hanging rod will be able to support the full length of the tapestry and your tapestry wall hanging will remain a flat

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