Pillowcase - Poetic Nights
One pillow case with calligraphed quote from Mahmoud Darwish, available in two versions.
‘Poetic Nights’ combines the fine arts of both calligraphy and fabric design in a handmade pillowcase, with an original design inspired by Arabic poetry. This wonderful item will provide a warm and creative touch to the bedroom, with the lyrical content and meaning allowing poetic dreams to appear.
The pillowcase shows a quote from Mahmoud Darwish’s poem ‘Diary of a Palestinian Wound’:
"Tell her I’m fine … My homeland is not a suitcase and I am not a traveller."
This pillowcase’s cotton fabric is made in Hebron; it is designed by artist Ayed Arafah and screen-printed and tailored in Bethlehem.
Size: 60cm x 70cm
Material: Silkscreen print on cotton
Design: Ayed Arafah (Palestine)
Artisan: George Qarra’a (tailor, Bethlehem, PS)
Producer: Disarming Design From Palestine