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An important book for my creative journey

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Books and ressources

I bought this book by “chance” in April 2006 on a visit to London. It has since been a trusted companion and inspiration. I clearly remember my first browsing – I was totally intrigued by the varied use of sketchbooks and all the textile information. I have had sketchbooks before, but not like this… I also remember thinking, “wish it could be me, but how can it…” And so the years have passed and now […]

New ressource – Textile Support

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Books and ressources

I found an interesting ressource this morning while looking at possible textile podcasts. It is called Textile Support and can be found here. It seems to be a mix of Italian and Australian textile input and technique initiated by Anghorad Rixon. Podcasts and a YouTube Channel are available from their website. And also E-courses are in the making – a free online course on colouring eggs with natural dyes is up and running – looks […]

Podcast – Textile Stories – Diana Springall

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Artists for inspiration / Books and ressources

Heard a lovely podcast for my Sunday morning coffee 🙂 – called Textile Stories from Textile Support by Angharad Rixon. More on the website in a separate post. The short interview was with Diana Springall and her fantastic embroidery collection which now can be seen online here. Looks like a great ressource. Also I paid attention to her advice; Look – not just record – Look Great inspiration for the Sunday 🙂 But this little […]