Textile Encounters

Ansie van der Walt explores the wonderful world of textiles in this exclusive column for Mr X Stitch – It’s Textile Encounters!

Khayamiyas and The Tentmakers of Cairo

Somewhere in the maze that is Cairo’s market district, there’s a narrow lane winding between…

Lao Tai Textiles at Studio Naenna

Patricia Cheesman spent most of her childhood in South East Asia, finished her schooling and studies…

Textile Encounters – Yarrenyty Arltere Artists

The first time I saw the work of Dulcie Sharp and the other artists of…

Textile Encounters - Peru Weaving thread
Textile Encounters – Let’s Follow The Thread

Starting a new project is always filled with expectation and just that little bit of…

The Zay Initiative and the Sultani Collection

Last year I spend a lot of time travelling through Africa, looking at all the…