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5 years ago

Top textile art magazines: Our recommendations

Top textile art magazines: Our recommendations
Whether you’re an art-fan interested in keeping up with what’s going on in the world of textiles or you’re an artist yourself and would like some inspiration and guidance for a new piece of work, industry magazines can be an invaluable source of information. ...
5 years ago

Textile is alive!: Book review by Sue Stone

Textile is alive!: Book review by Sue Stone
Textile is alive! is a substantial 192 page book showcasing a wide range of textile art forms. It contains 1,500 vibrant images that illustrate all aspects of textile from cute crafts right through to fine art textiles. From innovative machine embroidery textile ar ...
5 years ago

‘Textiles: The Art of Mankind’: Book review

‘Textiles: The Art of Mankind’: Book review
From its sumptuous silky cover with its golden text through its 570 pages with 1,058 full colour illustrations this book is an impressive and weighty tome. Its content covers world textiles of every conceivable kind delving into the history of textile art whilst e ...
5 years ago

Knitting & Stitching Show: London 2012.

Knitting & Stitching Show: London 2012.
11th to 14th October saw the first of this year’s Knitting & Stitching Show opens at Alexandra Palace in North London. Alongside the vast array of both knitting and stitching supplier’s stands the show features galleries of both individual artists, and grou ...
5 years ago

Knitting & Stitching Show: London 2012.

Knitting & Stitching Show: London 2012.
11th to 14th October saw the first of this year’s Knitting & Stitching Show opens at Alexandra Palace in North London. Alongside the vast array of both knitting and stitching supplier’s stands the show features galleries of both individual artists, and grou ...
5 years ago

Tilleke Schwarz’s New Potatoes: Book review

Tilleke Schwarz’s New Potatoes: Book review
In this new book international textile artist Tilleke Schwarz describes her work as ‘one continuing story, a personal reflection of modern life’. New Potatoes is the sequel to her earlier book Mark Making and includes work from 2007 to her most recent work ...

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