Textile Encounters

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

Michelle Driver – Designer, Tapestry Artist, Weaver

As an art student, Michelle knew that she wanted to create but she wasn’t sure…

Kaross – a blanket of embroidery

A Kaross is a blanket, rug or shrug sewn from animal skins and historically used…

Sadou – The story of Bedouin weaving

Today I am reminiscing about a trip I took a few years ago. Back in…