Hanne Olstad
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Sarah Haxby - Textile Abstracts Inspired by Traditional Welsh Smocking Techniques

After visiting an exhibit of traditional Welsh Smocks at the Ceredigion Museum titled “Smocks, Smocking, Smocked” I was inspired to auto-didactically learn the techniques. The museum exhibit,.

French knots are a basic element of embroidery that can be strung together to make lines and shapes, or they can make a field of polka dots. Try our pattern for Connect the Dot Pillows to see how pretty these simple knots can be!

French knots are a basic element of embroidery that can be strung together to make lines and shapes, or they can make a field of polka dots. Try our pattern for Connect the Dot Pillows to see how pretty these simple knots can be!

The sample for our class “Sketching with Thread - Exercises in Mark Making” is coming along nicely! September 24-25, In this class we will explore the possibilities of sketching with thread. Utilizing varying thicknesses of thread in combination with ideas taken from drawing techniques such as hatching, cross hatching, stippling and scribbling, you will learn to create value and depth at a faster pace. We will discuss how different drawing techniques are used, look at examples, and work on…

ROANNA WELLS San Francisco School of Needlework and Design“The sample for our class “Sketching with Thread - Exercises in Mark Making” is coming along nicely!

Karin Lundström is a textile designer based in Umea, Sweden. She designs and sews garments in flax working with stitches, cloth and wire in a variety of ways. We are, however, most excited about he…

Textile Art // Karin Lundström is a textile designer based in Umea, Sweden. She designs and sews garments in flax working with stitches, cloth and wire in a variety of ways. We are, however, most excited about he…