Posts Tagged ‘Cutting & Stitching Edge’

Mr X Stitch Presents: The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Five Paradigm Shift Artists

The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge has featured fantastic artists over the years, and every now and again we find someone who changes the way you think about a particular form of textile art. Here are five stunning examples. Click on the image to visit the original post!   Pierre Fouche – Bobbin Lace   Faig Ahmed […]

Mr X Stitch Presents: The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Nicole Briant

Nicole (Briant) Melton is an artist and graphic designer living in Chicago, USA. “Nicole received her BFA in Visual Communications and Fiber & Material Studies from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) in 2010. Her mother taught her to sew when she was just 5 years old. After high school, she spent several years stitching […]

Mr X Stitch Presents: The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Justine Aldersey-Williams

Justine Aldersey-Williams is a surface pattern and textile designer from the UK. “I have developed an eco-textile practice involving dyeing silk with wild flowers, roots and bark using shibori resist techniques, then letting the patterns inspire my philosophical graffiti which is embroidered by hand onto scarves. I am inspired by being outside and never grew […]

Mr X Stitch Presents: The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Melanie Kay

Melanie Kay is a textile artist from Manchester who creates domestic textiles from beer cans and recycled materials. “I am intrigued by things that I hear and read as well as the things I see. I take inspiration from the media, the theatre or even a film which allows me to take an introspective approach […]