Contemporary textile/fibre artist based in the UK.
Textile designer and creative consultant for fashion and interiors.
Specialises in the use of natural fibres; mixing cashmere, linen, cotton and silk in an alchemy of colour and texture.
Alison King, Textile Artist
Provides a profile and contacts, with galleries of her work combining needlework, painting and collage; also includes details of exhibitions, commissioning work, and contacts.
Amanda works from her studio creating sculptures of birds, animals, trees, flowers and people using a mixture of papier mache', wire, found objects and vintage fabrics.
Textile artist, painter and tutor presents a portfolio of her work.
Contemporary felt artist inspired by the Yorkshire Dales and its changing weather.
An artists designer using paper and textiles. She provides a variety of workshops, talks and demonstrations.
Contemporary textile artist making textile wall pieces, books, boxes and cushions for the interior.
Textile artist and tutor, specialises in working with transparent materials, embellished with machine stitch and paint, sometimes combined with heavier materials, such as acrylic or metal to create durable pieces.
Displays the work of textile artist and embroidery designer Anne Honeyman. Her work includes wall art, vessels, jewelery, bags and clocks.
Anne Kelly Textiles
Anne collects recycled fabric, paper and ephemera using collage, stitch, photographic and print processes to create a range of work, framed and free hanging.
Art in Textiles
Barbara Shaw paints with textiles, creating collage pictures by hand-stitching or bonding small pieces of fabric together in layers.
Gallery of contemporary embroideries, story mats andcollagraph textile printsby Jenny Langley.
Art Through Textiles
Group of artists from Yorkshire and Derbyshire with a strong professional interest in promoting and developing textiles as an art form.
Showcases for the work of Jane Callender, a textile artist specialising in indigo shibori, particularly stitched shibori techniques.
A gallery of embroidery and textile art, designed and made by Carol Coleman.
Textile artist Carol Naylor makes embroidery textile wall hangings and framed works for interiors.
Profiles this textile artist living in South Wales who uses both traditional and experimental materials and techniques.
Textile designer and artist presents exhibition work, experimental work, commissions, and scarves.
Textile artist from Yorkshire, specialises in 3D machine embroidered pictures, with hand stitched embellishments.
Disciplines include: textiles, in the form of woven tapestry, collage, printmaking and a return to object making.
Dianne Standen uses feltmaking, ragwork and textile techniques to transform recycled and sustainable materials and fabrics into innovative designs in jewellery, sculpture, bags, scarves, clothing and wall hangings.
A textile artist working and living in Pembrokeshire; includes galleries of her work, details of exhibitions and collaborations, and contacts.
British-Indian textile artist specialising in one-off, handmade architectural and sculptural textiles for site-specific commissions, interior spaces and exhibitions.
Diane Gilder, Textile Artist
Provides a profile, galleries of her work, a guide to her work for private and public commissions, listing of exhibitions, and her programme of workshops.
Contemporary textile artist who translates her vision of the world into cloth with printing, dying and stitching. Based in Yorkshire, she shares details of her workshops, exhibitions, and galleries of work.
Shows images of her work online, highlighting those pieces inspired by the landscapes and structures of the Western Islands and Western Highlands of Scotland.
An artist working with textiles, based in her home studio in rural Suffolk.
Fiona Robertson - Textile Artist
Visual artist working through the medium of textiles, building each piece from hand dyed silk, cotton scrim and other fibres and surfaces are machine stitched and then hand stitched to add detail.
Anne Brooke, an artist working with textiles and stitched collage, based in Brighouse, West Yorkshire.
An artist working in both textiles and fine art; includes galleries of her work, details of workshops and lectures, and an exhibition diary.
Helen Howes Textiles
Makes artwork in textiles and mixed media, teaches and lectures, and make books and patterns and works to commission.
Helen M. Stevens
Examples of her original artwork, books, downloadable tutorials, cards and postcards.
Hilary Beattie, an artist who works mainly in fabric and collage.
International prize winning textile artist, who combines her love for colour, fabric and travelling to create an ever changing collection of work and sketchbooks.
Official site of a silk painter, teacher and researcher; includes a biography, with information about her techniques and exhibitions, galleries of her work, and contacts.
Makes a wide variety of handmade, one-off textile and paper works of art, often to commission.
Textile artist whose work is quirky, fun and colourful, inspired by real and imaginary places.
Textile artist exhibiting and lecturing in the UK and abroad. Specialising in the felting technique and transformation of materials by hand or industrial processes.
A textile artist working with a range of traditional techniques, including knitting, millinery, felt and others; includes a profile, galleries, and details of her residencies and collaborations.
Sculptural textiles in hand-stitched silk, velvet, fine cottons and found mixed media.
Jill Dian Izzard
Textile artist working in mixed media and using a variety of techniques to create wall art-rugs and Kantha pieces.
Showcasing the work of this textile artist and designer, who has been Artist-in-Residence at the National Museums Scotland in Edinburgh.
Has a passion for knitting and manipulating wire and this has evolved into making jewellery, jugs, teapots, plaques and candle holders.
Jo Gallant Studio Textiles
Makes cushions, scarves and one-off pieces out of cloth ranging from cotton velvet to fine translucent silks: hand-dyed, pieced and machine-embroidered.
Installation artist and textile designer.
Julieanne Long - Textile Artist
Cambridgeshire artist, uses a variety of techniques ranging from knitting, needlelace, tapestry weaving and basketry and materials are usually recycled or found items.
An embroidery and mixed media textile artist working in gallery, fashion and interiors with a London based design and production studio.
Contemporary felt artist whose focus is on producing work in vibrant colours.
Information about Karina’s work with digitally programmed stitch, the community based arts projects that she has led and the slashed textile work she produces.
Kate Jenkins Studio
Artist using crochet, sequins and knitting to create funky, quirky textile art.
Profiles this textile artist, who uses combines freehand machine embroidery, appliqué, paint, and crochet.
A multi disciplinary textile designer, printer and maker.
A Cornwall-base textile artist also offers a range of courses and workshops; includes a profile, gallery of her work, and contacts.
An artist/designer working in the mediums of textiles and mixed media.
Textile artist and designer specialising in producing textile artworks for the contemporary interior.
Incorporates a variety of techniques including machine embroidery, traditional embroidery, and 3D structures. The work is carried out using wood, strings, wire and weaving techniques.
Designs and makes bags and accessories, using selected natural fabrics including silk, wool and some vintage, but mostly wool tweeds which are woven in Wales.
Fiona Dix creates, learns and shares art textiles on a small Scottish island.
An internationally recognised artist working in the textiles arena.
A mixed media and textile artist who uses a variety of materials, including hand painted silks, applied fibres, photographs, velvets, and found objects such as driftwood and sea-glass.
Textile artist living in the south of England. She practises all forms of stitch and paper craft.
Specialises in contemporary wall pieces, creating one-off pieces for exhibition and to commission. Interior pieces are typically made from hand dyed cotton presented over canvas. Banners are stitched from weatherproof rip-stop nylon.
Teaches textile art to adults, giving talks and workshops to Embroiderer's Guilds and exhibiting groups. Specialises in machine embroidery on soluble fabric, producing a textured and embossed surface which can then be used for hand stitchery, applique or fabric manipulation.
Four contemporary textile artists, who came together to continue developing their work and ideas through discussion, mutual support and exhibitions.
A textile designer, making scarves from Italian or Scottish wool. Also makes blankets, hot water bottle covers and teddy bears.
Michael O’Connell, 1898 – 1976, was a British textile artist who worked in Australia in the 1920s and 30s and in Britain from the 1940s until his death.
An award winning, widely exhibited artist who works from studies in pastel and then ‘paints with fibres’ on old dyed blankets.
An established printed textile artist and designer, who works from her studio in South London.
Moira West Fibre Artist
Constructs and designs sculptural forms and fibre vessels producing striking contemporary textile art.
Produces richly textured, vibrant wall hangings by combining fabric manipulation with embroidery and quilting.
Makes hand-stitched textile urban birds and animals, ranging from exhibition work that may also incorporate mixed media to smaller, more spontaneous pieces inspired by toys.
Artist and visual story teller, Naseem Darbey explores the relationship between drawing and textiles, and through direct observation creates unique “hollow drawings” and 3D installations using a sewing machine as her drawing implement.
Member of the Society of Designer Craftsmen, a weaver, crochet and felt artist.
Combines traditional fine art techniques and contemporary digital print, to create bespoke and limited edition fabrics and products for interiors.
Creates an innovative collection of hand painted, screen printed and digitally printed textiles for the domestic and commercial interior.
Group of six experienced contemporary mixed media textile artists.
Specialises in producing hand-embroidered pieces, from large, bold panels to small, detailed pictures, though she also produces free machine embroidered panels and vessels.
Works on small scale rag rug wall-hangings in a variety of recycled fabrics, supplemented by tapestry wools for fine details and metallic threads and other materials for special effects.
Specialises in design and print of bespoke interior fabrics and interior accessories.
Stitched wall pieces and sculptures for interiors that are suitable for public and private settings. She provides embroidery and stitched textiles workshops.
Sarah Ames Creative Threads
Works with new and recycled fabrics, and uses a combination of techniques including applique and free-machine embroidery to create contemporary textile pieces in decorative and functional forms.
Scottish Textile Art
Portfolio of Carol Arnott which are composed of different textiles and are hand embroidered.
An artist specialising in stitched textiles; includes a biography, galleries of her work, details of workshops in Dundee College of Art and for the Embroiderers' Guild, and contacts.
Professional artist and maker specialising in the production of constructed, stitched, collaged and cut paper ‘textiles’.
Studio 21 Textile Artists
Group of professional textile artists who aim to develop and extend innovative techniques, and to push the boundaries of traditional expectations in textiles.
Textile art inspired by natural forms, architectural carvings and flora. Constructed using diverse materials such as hand made felt, manipulated fabrics, glass, wire and beads and incorporating both hand and machine stitch.
Textile artist designing and making contemporary and chic jewellery and accessories.
Three women artists that work mostly in fabric and thread.
Wai-Yuk Kennedy Textile Art
Creates textile jewellery and textile art with a focus on intricate surface textures and colour interplay, producing pieces that transform fabric into sculptural forms.
Textile artist working with yarn, recycled plastics and other materials displays galleries of work. Download patterns for sale.
A painter and printmaker working with textile and fibre;creates mixed media fine art, etchings and limited edition artist's books.
Creates ‘Stitch Drawings’, which she creates using a sewing machine and surface manipulation.