A Tahitian art practice invented essentially by accident somehow migrates to rural Mexico where it is adopted by local artisans and then industrialized via assembly lines and exported to the United States in all its neon glory.
Writer Micah Hauser takes us inside LA’s bizarre and wonderful Velveteria: Museum of Velvet Paintings.
That Gram Parsons I posted yesterday? Came from here. Read the article and see nice wide shots of some more country artists on velvet.