Embroidery

The society promotes and supports the work of creative thinkers, designers and makers who continue to innovate in the crafts through their exploration of materials and skills.

30 Makers
  • Pippa's work is abstract, influenced by architectural and organic forms. Working in both 2D and 3D, she considers space, light and shadows,...

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  • Beverly Ayling-Smith is a textile artist and researcher. Her studio practice examines how cloth can connect with the emotions of the viewer

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  • Helen Banzhaf has been making her machine embroideries since the 1990's. Her textile practice went hand-in-hand with her fashion lecturing...

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  • Jan is a textile artist fascinated by all forms of landscape. She creates compositions that are a synthesis of observational impressions

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  • Naomi is a textile and mixed media artist looking at the sunny side of life. Her childhood in 1960’s and 70’s Devon and Cornwall has...

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  • Anita creates one off pieces using a variety of painted papers which are embellished with stitch. Inspired by skies, particularly at...

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  • Anne creates hand embroidered textile pieces. By specialising in hand embroidery the fabric, thread and colour along with the stitching...

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  • Helen's work is about absence. She explores whether an intangible echo, a sensation, remains of a being that was once there, disturbing the...

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  • Glenys Davies is a textile artist who works with a range of media and materials. She is currently exploring the use of contemporary and...

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  • Wendy is a textile artist inspired by landscapes, architecture and natural forms. Maps give a 'sense of place' in her designs. She...

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  • Wendy is a textile artist employing free machine embroidery and mixed media to create unique one-off pieces of work.

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  • With a lifelong passion for cloth and stitch, Julie was awarded a BA Honours Degree in Embroidered Textiles in 2010. As a result of her...

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  • Sam makes sculptures, drawings and collages, predominantly by stitching and manipulating mixed media.

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  • Rosemary is a mixed media artist working mostly with textiles. She uses recycled materials such as plastic bags, wires from machinery,...

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  • About Ticia Ticia Lever is a textile artist who loves experimenting with colour and stitch, especially hand stitching. She enjoys...

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  • Jean’s multi-media approach combines fabric, print and stitch marks, and allows the interplay of layers that hint at complexity. Jean is...

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  • Diana is a textile artist working in free motion embroidery. Diana focuses on light and the way it changes the landscape from season to...

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  • Shelley is predominantly a figurative artist specialising in hand embroidery. Her drawings often focus on gesture, the movement and energy...

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  • Carol is a textile artist specialising in machine embroidery. She creates unique one off pieces for public and private venues.

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  • A sewing machine is Yumiko’s favourite drawing and painting tool. Yumiko is constantly pushing the boundaries of stitching and painting.

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  • Elizabeth is an experienced artist working with a variety of textiles and mixed media. She has exhibited her work within galleries and...

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  • Angela is a stitcher and felt maker. She discovered a love of felt making whilst studying for her Diploma in Stitched Textiles at Windsor....

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  • Chris is a textile artist specialising in hand embroidery. Inspired primarily by the natural world she works within the sphere of the...

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  • Sue Stone is best known for figurative compositions with an emphasis on narrative hand embroidery and is an experienced teacher and speaker.

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  • Tiziana Tateo is an Italian fiber artist who, after starting out making quilts about twenty years ago, began research work and personal...

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  • Sass’ work is largely figurative and uses a dense form of machine embroidery combined with fabrics to create images and that tell stories.

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  • Dee is a contemporary textile artist who uses sketches, colour and texture to represent moments in time.

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  • Susie makes embroidered animations and puppets.

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  • Exhibited this year at The Saatchi Gallery, London; at The Knitting and Stitching Show, London and at Swansea Festival of Stitch. Haf...

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  • Mixed media artist, surface pattern, paper, textiles, hand and machine embroidery.

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