One-of-a-kind handmade silk scarves created in California
by French artist Bénédicte Pourchet
Bénédicte is a French – American artist from Paris where she was raised and first studied art. Her work comprises wearable art, watercolor painting, drawing, etching.
For her artwork, visit her art gallery at: www.benedictepourchet.com
She was mentored by French painter Jeannie Cusenier who was awarded the prestigious Prix des Beaux Arts.
Further artistic studies completed at the Atelier des Arts Décoratifs and the Atelier des Beaux-Arts.
She has extensive global work experience with several fashion labels.
She works with all fabrics but mostly silk.
Bénédicte resides in Los Angeles with her husband and black pug Oscar.
Bénédicte and Lily in Los Angeles (2009)
Black Pug Fashion is about creating innovative and unique wearable art.
The muse behind the brand is her first dog Pablo who happened to be a black pug. Pablo traveled the world with her for over 15 years and was physically present as she refined her creative craft. Black Pug Fashion logo was created after a photo of Pablo.
Her artistic style is imaginative and improvised, a mix of abstract, illustrative and mood inspiring designs.
She uses a blend of soothing and bold colors to inspire calmness and energy.