contemporary textile art

Quilty Pleasures – Dolls Houses – Anne Kelly

With artist, author and tutor Anne Kelly   I have always held a fascination for…

Detail of Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery work by Paloma Alarcon
The Funk Files: Embroidery Frontiers – Meet Paloma Alarcon

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

Book Review – How To Be Creative in Textile Art

Introduction Written by Julia Triston and Rachel Lombard, the title How To Be Creative in…

3rd Prize Shonaegh Cochlan (1), Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery 2017
The Funk Files: Embroidery Frontiers – Meet Shonaegh Stewart

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

Color exploration, Ailish Reaney
The Funk Files: Embroidery Frontiers – Meet Ailish Reaney

Name: Ailish Reaney Location: Oxford School: 2016 graduate from Leeds College of Art where I…