The Funk Files

Jen Funk Weber interviews embroidery artists and pioneers in The Funk Files: Embroidery Frontiers – exclusive to Mr X Stitch!

Featured image, corset lacing, Suzanne Treacy
The Funk Files – Revisit Suzanne Treacy

Two years ago, we met Suzanne Treacy, second-place winner in the 2016 Hand & Lock…

Featured Image - Detail of embroidered 3-D plants by Jessie Dickinson - Image Credit, Jutta Klee
The Funk Files – Meet Jessie Dickinson

Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to…

Pink Parka detail, by Fabienne Gassmann
The Funk Files – Meet Fabienne Gassmann

Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to…

Featured Image, Mandish Kalsi, Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery, third-place winner, textile open category
The Funk Files – Meet Mandish Kalsi

Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to…

Embroidery detail, Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery, second-place winner, Textile Open category, Shlomit Tawfik
The Funk Files – Meet Shlomit Bela Tawfik

Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to…