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Daily Art Fix: Kilim ON the Sofa! 

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Antique Sarkoy kilim now adding color to the sofa!


April 2018


Keepsake exhibition - new work for a good cause

I’ve returned to my sadly neglected WordPress blog today because I’ve  started working on a really special project. It’s new work for an exhibition organised by Caroline Hick. 117 more words

Art goes big, really big

NOTE: The following will appear in the spring 2018 edition of the Beloit College Magazine. Kelsey Rettke is a Beloit College alum, and was commissioned to cover this story. 1,088 more words


The Seaweed Saga 2, Shifting Colors.

A. Previously printed silk charmeuse from last season. Newly mordanted in AA; sprayed with soda ash water

B. Close up.

C. Added various leaves on top of half the cloth. 190 more words

Textile Art

Open Studios in York

The event is here! One weekend done, one to go! Venue 23 is amazing- I am biased, but you are all invited. The colour scheme is Cotton White above, and Potting Shed below the picture rail. 222 more words

Textile Art

In the land of dreams

Part of my spring clean was to finish projects which were sitting at my table catching my eye every time I passed. Last July I have written about starting a mass production of Dream Catchers ( 61 more words

Wall Hangings

A slightly less cool way of nailing your life long ambition

This week, Paula Perrins of Wychbury Designs takes over the blog to tell us about her textiles business and her passion for stitching.

When I was young I desperately wanted to be like the fashion designer Jean Muir, with red hair, black clothes and designing things for a living, I suppose I sort of nailed it in a much less cool way! 823 more words