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New designs

For the past two weeks, I am working on some new designs. This time, I decided to lay down with designing textile pattern and to focus more on home textile. 121 more words


Textile Art Course Week 9:Shibori

This week we were taught Shibori. It’s basically a Japanese form of tie dyeing. We used white silk and silk paints. First the silk is wrapped around some sort of tube and scrunched up. 225 more words


Textile Art Course Week 8: Silk Painting With Salt

This week we were shown silk painting using salt. It is very easy. All you do is paint your silk with silk paints, and whilst it is wet, put salt onto the silk fabric. 99 more words


Sound of a City

I was recently commissioned by the film makers of ‘Sound Of A City, An original documentary celebrating Bristol’s live music renaissance’ to produce promotional materials to showcase their film. 349 more words

National Centre for Craft and Design

my example for ‘bird postcard’

I have been teaching my ‘Birds’ workshop¬†for many years now, and every time I meet a new group it is wonderfully different! 175 more words

Winter Draws On

The temperature has dropped and its now definitely winter. All the leaves are now off the trees and it is now stitching season. I have been working on the grey pieces for Room 6 exhibition at the NEC next March. 79 more words