Textile Design

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EJ Tech – Experimental art & tech lab

EJ Tech – Experimental art & tech lab
EJTech is an experimental art & tech lab based in Budapest, Hungary founded by Esteban de la Torre and Judit Eszter Karpati. Working in the fields of experimental interfaces, interactive installations and hybrid art projects, these artists seek to broaden the ...
1 week ago

Online textile art & design courses

Online textile art & design courses
Exploring your creativity and trying out new techniques as a textile artist can be extremely fulfilling. But where do you start? What area should you focus on? And how do you get the most out of your experimentation? Sometimes it’s useful to have on-hand gu ...
1 week ago

Paddy Hartley – Driven by concept

Paddy Hartley – Driven by concept
Paddy Hartley’s artwork is concerned with subjects not conventionally explored with textiles. A constant theme is the alteration of the human body, either by choice or circumstance; more specifically, the use of steroids by body builders, the ethics of human clon ...
1 month ago

Melina Silberberg – Thoughts, dreams and hopes

Melina Silberberg – Thoughts, dreams and hopes
Born in Argentina, Melina Silberberg began her journey into art from a very early age, taking an interest in drawing and painting. Starting out using watercolours to realise traditional subjects such as fruit, she later developed a love of embroidery and began to ...
2 months ago

Lucy Carroll – Textures and depth

Lucy Carroll – Textures and depth
Lucy Carroll makes multi-layered art quilts that are heavily influenced by both the natural environment of Australia and her life as part of a military family. Lucy developed a love for textiles from an early age when she was taught to sew by her mother at 4 years ...
2 months ago

Barbara Broekman Part 2: The creative power of mankind

Barbara Broekman Part 2: The creative power of mankind
Barbara Broekman creates breathtaking large-scale textile art using both hand and machine embroidery. Her abstract work is created through the complex layering and overlapping of multiple images. In part one of our interview we discovered Barbara’s early infl ...
5 months ago

Nike Schroeder: Drawing without a pen

Nike Schroeder: Drawing without a pen
Berlin-based artist Nike Schroeder creates two distinct types of work; breathtakingly beautiful embroidered illustrations and more abstract work, using threads to emulate the appearance of dripping paint. Much of her figurative work examines the idealized beauty o ...
5 months ago

5 urban textile artists

5 urban textile artists
A growing trend for urban textile art is now being recognised as a worldwide international craft movement. Temporary in its nature this art form makes a statement that goes beyond being just decorative, reclaiming and personalising sterile public spaces. Bringing t ...
6 months ago

10 mixed media textile artists

10 mixed media textile artists
Mixed media textile artists Mixed media textile art is one of the most exciting and experimental areas within the textile and fiber art world. What makes it such a compelling and appealing medium for these innovative artists is its combinatory nature, meaning that ...
8 months ago

Elisabeth Rutt: Stitched Textiles

Elisabeth Rutt: Stitched Textiles
Suffolk-based artist Elisabeth Rutt creates stitched textiles with an emphasis on form, colour and excellence of design. She trained as a painter and dancer at Goldsmiths, University of London and has tutored textile groups, mentored master classes and curated a C ...

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