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Margaret Yates

Marg Yates is a textile and mixed media artist living and working in North Staffordshire. A recent graduate from Derby University's foundation degree in Creative Art and Design practice she is a member of the Take Ten artists collective (FB: TakeTenArtists). She uses natural dyes in her explorations of colour and texture and exhibits and sells her work at venues across the North Midlands. Instagram: @margyatesart FB: Margyates Art

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Living for Dyeing – Consumer Pressure

When President Macron of France offered to loan the Bayeux Tapestry to Britain it reminded…

Living for Dyeing: Experimenting

  I went to a girls’ grammar school where they thought it was appropriate to…

Living for Dyeing – Food Colours

  I usually like to use natural materials for dyeing. I like the whole foraging…

Living for Dyeing: Colour from the kitchen

Although there is a well-established and very sensible home-dyers rule that you don’t mix dyeing…

Living for Dyeing: Resistance!

Dyeing only a selected part of a textile can be tricky! Across the centuries people…