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Creative textiles

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A little creative play | Chelle Textiles

Create whatever causes a revolution in your heart. The rest will take care go its self. Elizabeth Gilbert I have been absent from my blog for quite some time, so much has happened and each day is f…

I have completed a year of the “Made On Monday” project, which involved making a 5 inch piece of artwork every week. I chose to make mine from the scraps left over from my other textile…

I have completed a year of the “Made On Monday” project, which involved making a 5 inch piece of artwork every week. I chose to make mine from the scraps left over from my other textile…

Judy Martin says, "I'm interested in producing something very simple and quiet and marked repeatedly with the human hand. Not because it's a metaphor for anything, but just because it's an object that says, unequivocally, 'I was here.  I spent time with this.  Feel my touch'." from "Slow Stitch: Mindful and Contemplative Textile Art" (Darker side = rag strips; lighter side = many colors of floss on cotton backing. Each color a day; the name of each month embroidered there as it occurred)

Judy Martin's work is featured in Claire Wellesley-Smith's new book, Slow Stitch: Mindful and Contemplative Textile Art. It is published by Batsford and distributed in USA and Canada by Sterling Publishing Company. This beautiful hard covered book can be purchased from your local bookshop or online. The book explores a slow approach to stitching on cloth. The pleasures to be had from slowing down processes are multiple, with connections to ideas of sustainability, simplicity, reflection and…

Embroideries – Kimberleymac Scottish Handprinted Textiles

Ord Hill my familiar friend Collaged botanical print fabrics with hand embroidery on found wood panels. ‘Across the Firth’ Kim McCormack Across the Firth detail As a new member of Edge Textile Arti…

Simple Hand Painted Fabric

Today I’ve shared a simple method you can use to create your own unique hand painted fabrics to use in your slow stitch projects.

How to Gather Fabric to Create Texture

Learn how to gather fabric by hand to create a fun raised surface along a block. Then see how to assemble, quilt and embellish the gathered blocks.

More prettys at Bobbys

We have had the first day of my new course Print, Paint, Stitch and Play! and things seem to have gone well so far. I love teaching in B...

how to make fabric scrap twine - My French Twist

If you haven't tried making fabric scrap twine before, and if you have an abundant stash of fabric remnants, then there's no time like the present.