Quilty Pleasures – Sara Impey


Ailish Henderson

Editor in Chief at Mr X Stitch
As a freelance artist, designer, lecturer and tutor (how do I narrow down that description?!)I have been contracted by numerous arts organizations to provide Talks, Workshops’ and Masterclasses’ in Textiles, Print Making and Fine Art subjects.  These include branches of the Embroiderers’ Guild, Textile Study Groups and The Women’s Institute.  Every year I teach at The Knitting and Stitching shows and exhibit with the Artist in Action stand.Currently I am building up to my exhibition at The Spring Knitting and Stitching Show at Olympia, London this spring; having also written articles or had work illustrated in Stitch, Inspired, Embroidery, Selvedge, Daphne’s Diary, Prima (online), Cloth Paper Scissors and the Batsford book ‘Be Creative with Textile Art.'

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We have featured Sara Impey’s work in the past, but lets have a look at her current work…..

Pessimists Party – Chain quilt

Her background is really interesting, she was a journalist before her quilting days….I am guessing that’s where her love of text has sprung from.

She seems to always have a message to convey, her new type of embroidered journalism…..

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Find out more about this artist via her website.

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