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Olga Ochkas

Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to promote the use of hand embroidery and to discover emerging embroidery talent. The 2020 brief, "The...

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Julie Heaton

Meet Julie Heaton, 3rd-place winner in the Open Textile Art category of the 2019 Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery competition. Her winning design, “A Couple on the Tube,” is a "fabric" of...

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Jung Byun

Meet Jung Byun, winner of The Worshipful Company of Broderers Award in the 2019 Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery competition. Her winning design, “Peacock Mirror,” depicts the dichotomy of...