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Joanna Kinnersly-Taylor: Tool kit

Joanna Kinnersly-Taylor: Tool kit
‘Tool kit’ is a new series for TextileArtist.org. Each edition will explore some of the primary tools used by our favourite textile artists, including descriptions of the item, brand name, specific models, and year, if applicable. In this third edition of ...

Karen Casper interview: A designer and an artist

Karen Casper interview: A designer and an artist
Karen Casper is an internationally acclaimed artist and designer that uses embroidery, lace, and embellishment techniques in her work. She has been exhibited at the Lace and Fashion Museum and the Surprising Laces Exhibition. Thanks to regular workshops and de ...

Janice Arnold interview: The origins of Felt

Janice Arnold interview: The origins of Felt
Janice Arnold spends her time passionately pursuing a deeper understanding of Felt. Having spend a significant amount of time in Asia learning Felt from a high tech and industrial perspective, her current work projects an aura of sensibility. Although a succes ...

Nigel Cheney: Tool kit

Nigel Cheney: Tool kit
‘Tool kit’ is a new series for TextileArtist.org. Each edition will explore some of the primary tools used by our favourite textile artists, including descriptions of the item, brand name, specific models, and year, if applicable. In this second edition of ...

Maria Boyle interview: A love of colour

Maria Boyle interview: A love of colour
Maria Boyle holds a BA in design crafts from De Montfort University, and has been the Artist in Residence at Banbury and Bicester College since September 2014. She was awarded Licentiate by the Society of Designer Craftsmen in 2014, and was selected for their ...

Collette Paterson: OCA textiles tutor

Collette Paterson: OCA textiles tutor
Textile courses are offered by the Open College of the Arts covering a comprehensive range of media and techniques. The objective is to provide students with a solid foundation upon which their creative capacities will flourish. Starting with the exploration o ...

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