View Post

Artistry in Stitch and Design

In Art by WelcomeLeave a Comment

Comments by Jill Flower, see more on JillFlower.com Jill is an experimental textile artist and has an interest in all aspects of Embroidery. The illustrative painter uses his brush and oils, acrylics, pastel and other mediums to create his ‘work of art’. Similarly, the needle is the textile artist’s brush or pencil and the wealth …

View Post

What are we debating?

In Art, Reflection and Insights by WelcomeLeave a Comment

Thoughts by Cas Holmes from www.casholmestextiles.co.uk Stitch as Art..why are we still debating this issue? In the 1980’s whilst studying for my Fine Arts degree I presented a research essay titled The Sex of the Artist Matters’ and where this was tied in women’s connection to stitch the domestic and issues of re-use there were …