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Ayn Hanna

"I am a mark maker. I love to draw, map, and organize thoughts, plans, spaces, and the world around me. Trained as a printmaker, I am intrigued by the endless variety of lines, textures, and surfaces that can be achieved in textiles."

Ayn Hanna is inspired by the many systems that exist for mapping and organizing ideas, stories, data, and places. She enjoys the overlaps that exist between art and science (shapes, models, diagrams, formulas, patterns, etc.). She is also fascinated by connectors and connections. Her work combines imagery, personal symbols, and text to record memories and stories of places and experiences.

Ayn Hanna combines her own hand-dyed fabrics with surface design techniques including dye drawing, discharging, and screen printing. She creates art cloth that becomes the raw material for her pillows and scarves. She uses layers of fabric combined with thread drawings to develop texture and line in her abstract mixed media textile paintings.

Ayn Hanna earned her MFA in printmaking and sculpture from Colorado State University in 1990 and has been working with textiles since 2005. She currently lives in Fort Collins, CO. She exhibits her work across the country at art galleries and craft shows, including the American Craft Council Shows in Baltimore and St. Paul and the SOFA Chicago Show.

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Fast Times Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Hot Mod Burst Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Hot Mod Shine Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 110
Hot Mod Swirl Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Mint Power Lime Greenery...
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Street Smart Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 110
Power Lime Greenery Pill...
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 110
Tide Pools Rectangle Pil...
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 110
Rain Puddles Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 110
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Tide Pools Pillow by Ayn Hanna (Cotton & Linen Pillow)
Tide Pools Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
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Bohemian Medley Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 110
Fast Times Rectangle Pil...
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 110
Street Scenes Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Bohemian Medley Square P...
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Cool Rain Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Big Swirls Pillow II
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Radar Love 5 Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Lemon Zest Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Honey Dew Drops Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Red Swirl 2 Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Red Swirl 1 Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Red Swirl 3 Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Purple Swirls Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 120
Spring Fling Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
City Summer Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 140
Moondance III
Fiber Wall Art
by Ayn Hanna
$ 900
Mocha 3
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 110
Code Rectangle
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 90
Constellation
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 120
Many Moons
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 120
Wheels Rectangle
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 90
18 Inch Wheels
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 120
Swimmer
Fiber Wall Art
by Ayn Hanna
$ 160
Fibonacci
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 90
Rescue Dog Mom
Fiber Wall Art
by Ayn Hanna
$ 160
Fibonacci Square
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 120
Creative Writer
Fiber Wall Art
by Ayn Hanna
$ 160
Big Arrows
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 120
Wide Weave Rectangle
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 90
Introspective
Fiber Wall Art
by Ayn Hanna
$ 160
Arrows Rectangle
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 90
Swirls Rectangle
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 90
Code Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 120
Patience
Fiber Wall Art
by Ayn Hanna
$ 160
Wrangler Girl
Fiber Wall Art
by Ayn Hanna
$ 160
Wide Weave Square Pillow
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 120
Many Moons Rectangle
Cotton & Linen Pillow
by Ayn Hanna
$ 90
Bag o' Rocks
Fiber Wall Art
by Ayn Hanna
$ 160
Brainiac
Fiber Wall Art
by Ayn Hanna
$ 160
Selected Exhibitions & Awards
American Craft Council Show, Baltimore, MD, Baltimore Convention Center, 2014, 2015
SOFA Chicago Show, Chicago, IL, Festival Hall, Navy Pier, 2014, 2015
Hanna/Gilhooly (2 person Show), Albuquerque, NM, Palette Contemporary Gallery, 2015
American Craft Council Show, St. Paul, MN, River Center, 2014
Quilts = Art = Quilts, Auburn, NY, Schweinfurth Art Center, 2014
New Legacies Contemporary Art Quilts, Fort Collins, CO, Lincoln Center, 2009-2014
Roots and Wings (Invitational), Denver, CO, 44T Artspace at Metro Frameworks, 2014
Solo Exhibit, Boulder, CO, Dairy Center for the Arts, 2013
'Scapes Invitational Show, Denver, CO, Studio 12 Gallery, 2013
4th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, College Station, TX, Texas A&M, 2012