Strips, Stripes & Satins - exploring 18th Century Norwich Textiles

I spent most of 2018 working on my research project for the Geoffrey Squire Bursary from the Costume & Textile Association, recreating some of the amazing colours and weaves from the 18th century Norwich Pattern books. I presented the work at a talk held at the Castle museum on Saturday 13 October. The accompanying booklet can be purchased here.

new year.. new beginnings.

new year.. new beginnings.

thank you to all of you who have supported me through a challenging year… 2019 promises to be a year of exciting new projects, renewed creative energy and a chance to share stories and skills.

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Autumn winds bring change...

Autumn winds bring change...

It was lovely to see some of you at the various workshops held at my Norwich studio over the summer, we explored slow stitch, natural colour, print making, mud resist and of course indigo dyeing and next week will be enjoying another of the very popular Japanese Boro stitch days with Hiroko Aeno Billson. 

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