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4 days ago

Merill Comeau: The act of stitching

Merill Comeau: The act of stitching

Merill Comeau is a mixed media artist creating installations, murals and garments examining narratives of repair and regeneration. In addition to drawing and painting, Comeau deconstructs, reconstructs, and alters clothing and linens to disrupt, reorder, and build stories exploring common human concerns. Her use of repurposed materials evidences her concerns…

2 weeks ago

Adam Pritchett: From conception to creation

Adam Pritchett: From conception to creation

Adam Pritchett is a hand embroidery artist based in the Lake District, England. His work is focused around mystical, botanical, and entomological themes, mixing traditional hand embroidery techniques with contemporary subjects, and hand dyed textiles. Adam has exhibited in a number of gallery shows in the US, and UK, and…

3 weeks ago

Susana Ortiz Maillo: The hidden language of threads

Susana Ortiz Maillo: The hidden language of threads

Susana Ortiz Maillo was born in Madrid, where she grew up and studied Fine Arts at the Complutense University from 1996-1999. In 1999 Susana received an Erasmus scholarship for a year at the Städelschule art school in Frankfurt, Germany, becoming a regular student there for the following four years and…

3 weeks ago

Neroli Henderson: Something deeply personal

Neroli Henderson: Something deeply personal

Neroli Henderson is an Australian textile artist living in St Kilda, Melbourne. Often described as an Artivist she creates feminist, political and other artwork focussing on the human condition and fighting for social change. Neroli’s artwork is in private and commercial collections worldwide, she regularly exhibits internationally and has won…

4 weeks ago

Jason Kriegler: Mixed media paper embroidery

Jason Kriegler: Mixed media paper embroidery

Jason Krieglers’ pared-down paper embroidery paintings suggest organic, biological forms as well as abstract exteriors, but can also be experienced purely as combinations of shapes, line and texture. His work has been exhibited both within the U.S. and internationally. He lives and works in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico. In this interview, Jason describes…

1 month ago

Frank Sabatté: Divine inspiration

Frank Sabatté: Divine inspiration

Frank Sabatté is a Catholic priest, artist and member of the Paulist Fathers religious order. He currently serves as the Director of the Openings Collective in New York City and is Senior Curator of the Gallery at the Sheen Centre for Thought and Culture. Frank graduated from the College of…

1 month ago

Tom Lundberg: Fragments of memory

Tom Lundberg: Fragments of memory

Tom Lundberg coordinates graduate and undergraduate programs in fibre media at Colorado State University. He teaches courses in weaving, surface design, and mixed-media textiles. Lundberg has lectured and taught workshops in the US, England, Ireland, and New Zealand, and teaches in CSU’s Italy study-abroad program. His embroidered works are in…

2 months ago

Andrea Cryer: Loose threads

Andrea Cryer: Loose threads

Andrea Cryer is a Textile Fine Artist who draws with thread to create unique portraits and landscapes. She has twice been a finalist in the prestigious Hand & Lock Embroidery Prize competitions and has exhibited with Art of the Stitch Biennial International Open Touring exhibition organised by The Embroiderers Guild,…

2 months ago

Ian Berry: From conception to creation

Ian Berry: From conception to creation

Textile artist Ian Berry has been working for 12 years with Denim. During this time Ian has developed a technique to make the art look like paintings or even photorealism. Ian creates scenes, portraits, and installations in his chosen material and was proud to be named a 30 under 30…

2 months ago

Nicole Chui: The sense of touch

Nicole Chui: The sense of touch

Nicole Chui was born and raised in Hong Kong but currently lives in London. She is an embroidery artist and a contributing illustrator for gal-dem magazine. Nicole graduated from London College of Fashion with a BA in Creative Direction for Fashion. It was a course about brand communication, focusing on…

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