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Sudbury, Suffolk, United Kingdom
I am a textile artist living on the Suffolk Essex border. I am a member of the Out of the Fold Textile Group and the newly formed Spotlight Textiles. I am the Principal Tutor for Creative Stitch which offers courses in Creative Patchwork and Quilting and Creative Stitch Textiles. I teach each year at the Knitting & Stitching Shows and Festival of Quilts. I also offer workshops and talks to groups throughout the UK in person and via zoom. With a foot in both camps I am also a member of the QGBI and the specialist Contemporary Quilt Group and STARS (formerly Suffolk West Embroiderers Guild)

Wednesday, 2 March 2016

Gesso/paper lamination

Second gesso/paper lamination. Still using the Copper Beech theme.

Fabric, tissue shapes cut out, second layer of whole tissue added. Stitched.

Tissue layer transferred to fabric two
Colour flooded in from the back
Lovely technique. I think this can be worked up into a linked series of work. Exciting. Simple. Effective.