Black Chantilly Mask

Traditional Chantilly lace designs are the embodiment of delicacy, refinement and beauty. Black, subtly shaded, adds sensuality. It is a perfect lace for masks.

Material: Enamelled copper

Black Chantilly Mask

Black Chantilly Mask

Photography: Kenji Nagai

Copyright © 2014 Lenka Suchanek. All rights reserved.

Mysterious Lace

Mask and standing collar
Materials: Mask – silver plated copper; Collar trim – fine silver
Techniques:
Mask – Free-form three-dimensional bobbin lace, whole stitch and half stitch with braids and leaf tallies.
Scalloped collar trim – Handmade bobbin lace based on Genoese patterns from mid-17th century with typical scallops, geometrical design and leaf tallies.
Life size.

Mysterious Lace

Mysterious Lace

Copyright © 2014 Lenka Suchanek. All rights reserved.

Inspiration

Transparent Lace Sculpture
Materials: Copper – patinated, partially gold plated; metal frame
Techniques: Bobbin lace – point ground, free-form lace
198cm x 70cm x 30cm

This sculpture was created for the Internati0nal Exhibition of the IIX International Lace Biennial, on a theme “Lace as a Poetry” and was exhibited in Sansepolcro, Italy, in 1998.

In private collection.

Photography: Kenji Nagai
Copyright © 2014 Lenka Suchanek. All rights reserved.

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Transparent Lace Sculpture
Materials: copper – enamelled, patinated or gold plated; metal frame
Techniques: Venetian plaited lace, free-form lace, knitted lace
Size: 198cm x 70cm x30cm

In private collection. Photography: Kenji Nagai Copyright © 2014 Lenka Suchanek. All rights reserved.

White Lotus

Transparent Lace Sculpture
Materials: Enamelled copper with amber, garnet and fresh water pearls
Techniques: Bucks point lace, free-form lace, beading, wire wrapping
56cm x 56cm x12cm

Copyright © 2014 Lenka Suchanek

Blue Lily

Transparent Lace Sculpture
Materials: Enamelled copper
Techniques: Handmade bobbin lace – milanese braids, point ground, free-form lace, braiding, wire wrapping
55cm x 55cm x 15cm

Copyright © 2014 Lenka Suchanek.  All rights reserved.

Jewel in the Lotus

Transparent Lace Sculpture
Materials: Bronze and copper (patinated, enamelled or gold plated) with turquoise and carnelian
Techniques: Milanese braids, free-form lace, beading, wire wrapping
65cm x 65cm x 18cm

Copyright © 2014 Lenka Suchanek. All rights reserved.