embroidery

SFSNAD: San Francisco School Of Needlework And Design

SFSNAD San Francisco School Of Needlework And Design. Susan Weeks chats with the co-founders of SFSNAD Ellice Sperber & Lucy Barter in this episode of the Stitchery Stories embroidery podcast.

Eleanor Pigman: Contemporary Bead Embroidery Artist

Eleanor Pigman: Contemporary bead embroidery artist. Eleanor chats with Susan Weeks in this episode of the Stitchery Stories textile art podcast.

Michelle Morgan: Hand Embroidery Artist

Michelle Morgan: Hand Embroidery Artist.
Michelle chats with Susan Weeks in this episode of the Stitchery Stories embroidery and textile art podcast.

Helen McCook: Artisan Hand Embroiderer

Helen McCook: Artisan Hand Embroiderer.
Helen chats with Susan Weeks in this episode of the Stitchery Stories embroidery podcast.

Rigged Thread: Contemporary Embroidery Inspired By Shibari

Rigged Thread: Contemporary Embroidery inspired by Shibari.
Adrian chats with Susan Weeks on the Stitchery Stories textile art and embroidery podcast

Alex Hall: Textile Artist & Textile Art Tutor

Alex Hall:Textile Artist & Textile Art Tutor.
Alex chats with Susan Weeks in this episode of the Stitchery Stories embroidery and textile art podcast.

Marna Lunt : Artist Using Bold Colour & Thread Instead Of Paint

Marna Lunt : Artist Using Bold Colour & Thread Instead Of Paint

Today on the Stitchery Stories embroidery and textile art podcast, Marna Lunt shares her life in fabric & thread. Marna is a fine artist turned hand embroidery artist who offers online embroidery courses, as well as one off original paintings, drawings, thread paintings, and contemporary embroidery.

Marna shares why she moved from painting, to painting with a needle and in our conversation, classical art and art history are a recurring subject. However, when family life meant that large-scale painting in oils wasn’t practical, Marna turned to fabric & thread for relaxation, therapy and to earn a living.

Continue reading to discover the highlights of our chat and to see examples of Marna’s work.  Read More

Sorrell Kerrison: Creating Hand Embroidered Portraits

Sorrell Kerrison: Creating Hand Embroidered Portraits

Today on the Stitchery Stories embroidery and textile art podcast, Sorrell Kerrison shares her life in fabric & thread, and music!

Sorrell is a creative who produces work in different mediums – textile art, print, painting, film, as well as writing music, playing guitar and singing in several bands through the years.

Our main focus in this episode is around the excitement of the four large hand embroidered portraits that Sorrell was commissioned to create for Bolton Museum Egyptology collection. These are now part of the Museum’s permanent collection.

Continue reading to discover the highlights of our chat and to see some images of Sorrell’s work.   Read More

Jayne Emerson: Textile Designer, Author & Tutor

Jayne Emerson: Textile Designer, Author & Tutor

Today on the Stitchery Stories embroidery and textile art podcast, Jayne Emerson shares her life in fabric & thread.

Jayne is a textile designer, as well as the author of 6 books and a tutor in a range of textile related techniques. Her skills range from couture to crafts.

Continue reading to discover the highlights of our chat and to see some images of Jayne’s work.   Read More

Hayley Mills-Styles: Thread Artist Who Loves Digital Embroidery

Hayley Mills-Styles: Thread Artist Who Loves Digital Embroidery

Today on the Stitchery Stories embroidery and textile art podcast, Hayley Mills-Styles shares her life in fabric & thread. Hayley describes herself as a thread artist, and has had a very busy year so far culminating in two solo exhibitions. Whilst she has a love for backstitch, we have a great chat about her love of digital embroidery.

Continue reading to discover the highlights of our chat and to see some images of Hayley’s work.   Read More