Stitched

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.

37 Makers
  • Joyce is a textile artist who uses many art disciplines in her work. She draws with stitch, mono print, watercolour and inks and then uses...

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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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  • Maria is a contemporary artist working mainly with the 'soft materials' of cloth, wool and thread, often using natural and textured fibres....

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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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  • Angela Dewar is an experienced designer and embroiderer, working with a range of techniques and in many different environments.

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  • Alex makes mixed media work, and also figurative pieces, usually inspired by water, frequently from images of her native Scotland.

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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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  • Sandra is a designer-maker working with textiles and mixed media. She works from personal observations recorded at home and abroad...

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  • Aran work focuses on portraiture and depiction of human subjects in textiles. Her work is concerned mostly with visual narrative

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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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  • Debbie is a textile artist and maker. Her work explores landscape and place and her inspiration comes from experiencing and paying attention

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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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  • fionaglen Designer Knitwear is a luxury knitwear label that focuses on true design and craftmanship. Established by award winning Scottish...

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  • Jane’s background is in interior design and soft furnishings having worked as a designer as well as a teacher. More recently her academic...

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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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  • Linda is a designer/maker who works mainly with textiles. She spent over 30 years working in education but always making when she had time....

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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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  • Barbara creates art in textiles by hand-stitching together many carefully selected scraps of fabric in an impressionist, painterly style.

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  • Arlene is a textile artist and teacher of many years' experience. Much of her work is inspired by her love of roses and music. This stems...

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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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  • 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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  • Edna's textural woven accessories are characterised by mixing natural yarns, and exploring the unpredictability of Indigo dyed materials.

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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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  • Dawn's work explores transparency and illusion, the imagined or reality and perception of the occupation of time and space. Within Dawn's...

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  • Janet Twinn originally studied painting but became seduced by textiles. She makes patchwork wallhangings from her own dyed, painted and...

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

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  • Stephanie is a textile Designer Maker working with a mix of materials and processes.

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