Podcast

Chris Gray: Medieval Mysteries, Mushrooms, Moths and Mice

Chris Gray: Medieval Mysteries, Mushrooms, Moths and Mice Today on the Stitchery Stories textile art podcast, Chris Gray Shares Her Life In Fabric and Thread. She chats with Susan Weeks about research and inspirations from earlier periods of history, and her desire to present her art on 3d forms. Continue reading to discover the highlights…

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Shirley Smith: Hand Embroidery & Mixed Media Artist

Shirley Smith: Hand Embroidery & Mixed Media Artist Today on the Stitchery Stories textile art podcast, Shirley Smith Shares Her Life In Fabric & Thread. She chats with Susan Weeks about developing her artistic skills from lace to embroidery, and the friends and community spirit she enjoys within the embroidery ‘world’. Continue reading to discover…

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Ami James: How Textile Art Changed Her Life

Ami James: How Textile Art Changed Her Life Today on the Stitchery Stories textile art podcast, Ami James shares her life in fabric & thread. She chats with Susan Weeks about how textile art has changed her life, helped her recover from illness, and developing the courage to ‘go for it’ in 2017. Continue reading…

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Cas Holmes: Textile Artist & Tutor: Found-Stitch-Paint

Cas Holmes: Textile Artist & Tutor: Found-Stitch-Paint Today on the Stitchery Stories textile art podcast, Cas Holmes shares her life in fabric & thread. She chats with Susan Weeks about her textile art work which is summed up in her own words as being Found-Stitch-Paint. Using those key elements of found materials, stitch and paint,…

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Sue Stone: Textile Artist, Woman With A Fish & Current 62 Group Chair

Sue Stone: Textile Artist, Woman With A Fish & Current 62 Group Chair Today on the Stitchery Stories podcast, Sue Stone aka ‘The Woman With The Fish’, Shares Her Life In Fabric & Thread. She chats with Susan Weeks about her journey through fashion, to embroidery, back to fashion to earn a living, and finally…

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Dionne Swift: Artist Of Contemporary Embroidered Art

Dionne Swift: Artist Creating Contemporary Embroidered Art Today on the Stitchery Stories podcast, contemporary textile artist & tutor, Dionne Swift shares her life in fabric & thread. She chats with Susan Weeks about developing rhythm and process as she recreates marks representing landscape not only in textiles but with paper and paint too. Continue reading…

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Heather Cawte: Battle Of Stamford Bridge Tapestry

Today on the Stitchery Stories podcast, Heather Cawte shares the story of the Battle Of Stamford Bridge Tapestry Project. It is a community embroidery celebrating the Battle Of Stamford Bridge in 1066.

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Dr Jennie Batchelor: The Great Lady’s Magazine Stitch-Off

Dr Jennie Batchelor: The Great Lady’s Magazine Stitch-Off Today on the Stitchery Stories podcast, Dr Jennie Batchelor, shares her research on the embroidery patterns created for The Lady’s Magazine published in the 18th & 19th centuries. She chats with Susan Weeks about how her 18th century magazine research project at the University Of Kent sparked…

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Bridget Bernadette Karn: Artist Using Wool To Make Felt Pictures

Bridget Bernadette Karn: Artist Using Wool To Make Felt Pictures. Today on the Stitchery Stories podcast, Bridget Bernadette Karn Shares Her Life In Wool & Felt. She chats with Susan Weeks about discovering wet felting and creating a business based around that newly discovered love, leading to being selected for the Royal Academy Of Arts…

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Tracy A Franklin: Specialist Freelance Embroiderer & Durham Cathedral Head Broderer

Tracy A Franklin: Specialist Freelance Hand Embroiderer & Durham Cathedral Head Broderer. Today on the Stitchery Stories podcast, Tracy A Franklin Shares Her Life In Fabric & Thread. She chats with Susan Weeks about the different facets of her professional hand embroidery career in particular her role as Head Broderer at Durham Cathedral and her…

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