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Textile artists around the world!

http://www.aliveandstitching.co.uk/   » Alive and Stitching - A group of six professionals exhibiting together to sell their works and raise the profile of the art. Artists' galleries and statements.

http://www.alycesantoro.com/   » Alyce Santoro - Fabric woven from polyester thread and pre-recorded 1/8" audio cassette tape can be "heard" by running a tape head across its surface. Photographs and information about the process.

http://arttextile.site.voila.fr/   » Art Textile - Sylvie Ladame creates freeform and geometric collages in fabric and thread with embroidery and piecing techniques. Contains photo gallery of work.

http://www.astrellaartworks.com/   » Astrella Artworks - Mixed media wall hangings to nourish the soul, Colorado artist Anne Astrella infuses her work with healing energy. Includes biography and current exhibitions.

http://www.rushtonaust.com/   » Aust, Rushton - Photos of the artist's silkscreen print installations. Includes biography, commissioned and speculative galleries.

http://www.batikartbybeth.com/   » Batik Art by Beth - LaVeta, Colorado artist's statement, show schedule, information about the technique, gallery.

http://khengwah.bizland.com/   » Batik Painting by KhengWah Yong - Artist uses wax-dyeing on cloth as a unique art media. Information on technique, biography, gallery.

http://www.beamerarts.com/   » Beamer, Laura and Benjamin - Loom woven fiber sculpture and vessels exploring depth, hue and texture to create work that seems familiar but is perceptually elusive. Background and commission display.

http://www.birdworks-fiberarts.com/   » Birdworks FiberArts - San Diego fiber artist Charlotte S. Bird displays her artistic quilts, wearable art clothing and happiness dolls.

http://www.hollybrackmann.com/   » Brackmann, Holly - Explores weaving, dévoré, dyeing, surface design and emerging textile techniques. Her knowledge has been shared by teaching, curating textile and craft exhibitions, lecturing and exhibiting internationally.

http://www.metacadiana.com/silk/   » Breaux, Steven, and Kathy Reed - Original hand-painted silk wall hangings and scarves. Includes gallery and an exhibit entitled "Sky, Mud and Bones".

http://www.cajunbluesstudios.com/   » Cajun Blues Studios - Barbara S. Randall creates mixed media paintings, quilts and amulet bags. Includes artist's statement, gallery, past exhibitions and news.

http://home.iprimus.com.au/kwr/carole.htm   » Carole Redlich's Wild Wire and Twisted Textiles - Wearable art, stitch and wire based jewellery and free machine embroidered works. List of exhibitions, workshops offered, and artist background.

http://dcty.com/interfibers/   » Carpenter, Wendy - Interfibers Design Studio - Mixed-textile fiber wall art focusing on installations for commercial and residential architecture. Techniques include weaving, dyeing, papermaking, and basketry.

http://www.anncartersart.com/   » Carter, Ann - Works in silk paint, machine embroidery, and sculpture featuring florals and figure skaters. Includes discussion on the pieces.

http://www.barbaraclemens.de/   » Clemens, Barbara - Produces handwoven clothes, handmade leather bags and quilts. Biography and gallery of works.

http://homepages.tesco.net/~Christine.Cope/index.htm/   » Cope, Chris - Specializing in silk painted wall hangings with natural-world themes. Galleries include garden mosaics as well as her watercolor-style silks.

http://www.ellencrocker.com/   » Crocker, Ellen - Multimedia Hawaiian artist working in rozome (silk painting) and quilting.

http://www.sckart.com/   » Crouse-Kemp, Susan - Creates two and three dimensional fiber works in quilt technique. Includes gallery, exhibition list and resume.

http://www.carolinedahl.com/   » Dahl, Caroline - Self-taught textile artist from San Francisco, working in embroidery, applique and piecework. Includes gallery, exhibitions and reviews.

http://www.carolyndahlstudio.com/   » Dahl, Carolyn - Silk and fabric works, drawings on paper and fabric, and handmade paper baskets and vessels. Gallery, information on her books and TV appearances.

http://www.peggydebell.com/   » DeBell, Peggy - Quilted and embellished photo textile collages and embellishments on a background of hand discharged and dyed fabrics. Portfolio, biography and information on workshops.

http://www.marthabruindegen.com/   » Degen, Martha Bruin - Two and three-dimensional mixed media fiber art. Includes portfolio, biography and artist statement.

http://www.dianeepstein.com/   » Diane Epstein - Maui Silk Artist - The work and methods of Hawaian silk painter Diane Epstein. Site includes artist's statement and her gallery of wearable art.

http://www.ellendickinson.com/   » Dickinson, Ellen - Gallery offered by this fiber sculptor features organically shaped pieces using basketry techniques in linen, biography and statement.

http://www.wendydolan.co.uk/   » Dolan, Wendy - Surface texture developed by applying fabrics, yarns and embellishing with machine and hand stitchery. Artist background, gallery and contact information.

http://dolphindesigns0.tripod.com/   » Dolphin Designs - Features pictures of batik, screenprints, hand painted textiles, silk painting and other ways to transform fabric.

http://www.erlandry.com/   » E Originals Precious Metal and Fiber Handworks - Fine art quilts, custom baby and children's quilts, fiber art, and jewelry and jewel boxes. Includes gallery with discussion about the pieces.

http://www.edge-textileartists-scotland.co.uk/   » Edge Textile Artists - Group in Scotland representing a wide application of textile design and mixed media. Exhibition information and list of members.

http://www.beaspace.it/   » Fabrications - Barley Massey's textile design studio and gallery.

http://www.gabriellafalk.co.uk/   » Falk, Gabriella - Creator of tapestries, wall hangings and architectural glass features. Gallery, exhibitions, resume and commission information.

http://www.annaferri.com/   » Ferri, Anna - Original applique wallhangings. Artist's commission work, statement, and exhibit information are also featured.

http://www.creativechick.com/   » fiber art of Susan Sorrell - Collages incorporate fabric, beading, painting, printmaking, photography, computer images and found objects. Artist's statement, gallery, workshops and upcoming shows.

http://www.fiberartistsofsanantonio.org/   » Fiber Artists of San Antonio, Texas - Group members create art in many formats from weaving through textiles through wearable art. Group sponsored events help educate members and the public.

http://www.fibreartwales.org.uk/   » Fibre Art Wales - Welsh contemporary fibre and textile artists. Includes a list of members, exhibitions, gallery and workshops.

http://www.melaniefischer.com/   » Fischer, Melanie - Fabric based art including wall hung, sculpture, installation and prints featuring imagery dealing with childhood fantasies. Gallery and artist's statement.

http://uk.geocities.com/forceeight/   » Force Eight Textile Arts Group - A group who produce innovative textiles, explore mixed media and develop individual artistic creativity. Contains a gallery for each artist.

http://www.lisafree.com/   » Free, Lisa - Canadian artist designs contemporary handmade linens, pillows, quilts and accessories for the home or office. Gallery, biography and gallery location.

http://www.gabrielse.com/   » Gabrielse, Leslie - Combines various fabrics through an appliqué technique augmented by acrylic paint, as well as drawings and collages. Gallery, artist's statement and contact information.

http://www.lindagass.com/   » Gass, Linda - Hand painted silk art quilts including aerial landscape representations, and wearable art. Portfolio, biography and contact information.

http://www.beyondthesurface.com/leslie/   » Gelber, Leslie Christine - Based in Auburn, California, working in various techniques. Includes gallery, information on workshops and Beyond the Surface conference, and guest artist showcase.

http://www.costagianello.it/   » Gianello, Luciana Costa - Knotted leather pile hangings, cut-fabric technique and works in plexiglass. Gallery, biography and contact information.

http://www.62group.org/   » The 62 Group of Textile Artists - 62 Group provides opportunities for professional textile artists to exhibit and promote their work.

http://www.silkpainters-guild.co.uk/   » The Guild of Silk Painters - International group of artists. Includes articles, contacts, workshop information and links to promote the exchange of ideas.

http://www.moonsong.co.uk/   » Hall, Karen - Pictures, amulets and textile jewellery using free machine embroidery, hand stitching, dyeing and fabric manipulation. Gallery, news and contact information.

http://www.silkoriginals.com/   » Handpainted Silk Originals - Pam Connolly is a textile artist from Richmond, Virginia, who paints on white habotai silk in funky and humorous designs.

http://www.harbourart.co.uk/   » Harbour, Karen - Contemporary mixed media two-dimensional pieces. Includes background, portfolio and commission information.

http://www.helmericks.com/   » Helmericks-Louder, Annie - Art quilts, tapestries and landscape paintings. Gallery and exhibition vita.

http://www.herianart.co.uk/   » Herian Art Portfolio - Alex Herian, a designer based in Brighton East Sussex, also works in graphic arts and set design. Includes resume and portfolio.

http://www.sheilahicks.com/   » Hicks, Sheila - Fiber artist, teacher, lecturer, and consultant works in large scale wall hangings and installations. Includes photo gallery and background.

http://narod.kmv.ru/batic//   » Himich, Tanya - Russian silk painter with extensive batik training. Includes background and gallery of painted garments.

http://www.philipiosca.com/   » Iosca, Philip - Online portfolio of this textile designer working in jacquard-weave, machine knits and surface design. Site includes portfolio, resume and contact information.

http://www.suejarman.co.uk/   » Jarman, Sue - Designer and illustrator specializing in printed and painted textiles. Biography, workshop information.

http://www.jean-baptiste.com/   » Jean-Baptiste, Fine Art On Silk - Beautiful silk paintings with the color and freshness of the artist's home in St. Lucia. Jean-Baptiste's work is in the collections of Nelson Mandele, musician Paul Simon, General Colin Powell, and many others. Works for sale, also commissions.

http://www.dagmarjelinkova.cz/   » Jelínková, Dagmar - Screen printed silk textiles, tapestries and carpets. This Czech artist also paints on other media.

http://www.jillsmith.creativetextiles.com/   » Jill Smith Creative Textiles - Richly decorated textiles using mixed media to explore colour, texture and pattern.

http://www.juno-art.com/   » Juno Fiber Art - British Columbia, Canada artist features multi screened art, wearable art, wall panels and paintings. Gallery, biography and artist statement.

http://www.jojusan1.spiderweb.com.au/index.html   » Jutta's Gallery of Fine Silk Art - Hand-painted silk art, featuring tropical flowers, birds and butterflies. Includes description of the artist's process.

http://www.karenkamenetzky.com/   » Kamenetzky, Karen - Original hand-dyed art quilts embellished with embroidery and beading. Artist statement and gallery.

http://kat-fish-art.bigstep.com/   » Katfish-Art - Artist Kathleen Fisher combines hand-dyeing, applique, hand and machine quilting, fabric painting and surface embellishment to produce wall hangings that are impressionistic, abstract, and unique.

http://www.paddykillerart.co.uk/   » Killer, Paddy - British textile artist and illustrator creates embroidered and appliqued hangings. Includes gallery, exhibition information, news and curriculum vitae.

http://www.skaneart.com/HansKrondahl.htm   » Krondahl, Hans - Contemporary Swedish fiber artist, fabric designer, and tapestry weaver.

http://www.lajollafiberarts.com/   » La Jolla FiberArts - Honors the work of fine fiber craftspeople known locally and nationally. The Resource Studio has select materials for weavers and spinners.

http://larnedmarlow.com/   » Larned Marlow Studios: Artist American - Gail Larned, Fiber Artist: One of a kind artwork for residential, corporate and institutional settings. Eric Marlow, Jewelry Designer: One of a kind and limited edition jewelry in precious metals

http://www.lemieuxberube.com/   » Lemieux Berube, Louise - Creator of woven artworks, where new technology meets with ancestral techniques and woven images. News, gallery and biography.

http://members.aon.at/textilkunst/   » Liebmann, Christine - Textile Artist and Restorer - The textile images are spontaneous designs using a wide range of materials to create tensions and to portray my personal feelings as well as my view of the world.

http://www.lizziehoughton.com/   » Lizzie Houghton - Designer, feltmaker, and textile artist. Gallery of her work, exhibition schedule, information on felt-making workshops, and a profile of the artist.

http://www.vidhyalockyer.co.uk/   » Lockyer, Vidhya - Textile artist based in Berkshire England.Includes samples of wall hangings, embroidered work and hand stitching plus a news area.

http://www.textileartist.co.uk/   » Long, Julieanne - Textile artist from the UK. Profile, pictures of work including knitted and stitched paper clips, and latest exhibition details.

http://www.melodymadden.com/   » Madden, Melody - Creates hand painted fabric and textile art using applique and quilting. Site includes her biography, workshop schedule and online gallery.

http://mc2.vicnet.net.au/home/midelburg/web/index.html   » Marianne Midelburg - An Australian textile artist creating landscape wallhangings and crocheted solid sculpture inspired by the patterns, colours, and textures found in nature. Images of work and exhibitions.

http://www.johnmarshall.to/   » Marshall, John - American fiber artist specializing in the traditional Japanese techniques of Katazome (stencil dyeing) and tsutsugaki (cone drawing). Extensive information and instruction on Japanese textiles and crafts.

http://www.judithmartin.info/   » Martin, Judith - Collage quilts mixing photographs, drawings, paintings, and objects with fabrics, threads, text and handwork. Includes gallery and biography.

http://pavlos.us/   » Mayakis, Pavlos - Handwoven and surface designed (resist) works including woven shibori. Biography and teaching schedule, gallery.

http://angelamcgahan.com/   » McGahan, Angela - Fiberist born in Ireland now living in England creates appliqued, embroidered, beaded works. Contains gallery, exhibit list and resume.

http://www.editionslm.com/   » Menhinick, Laurence - Handmade felt, embroidery, silk, fimo and stained glass, with galleries and technical demonstrations.

http://www.absolutearts.com/portfolios/m/mireault/   » Mireault, Jean-Louis - This watercolorist offers his works on silk and the story of his artistic career.

http://www.art4floors.com/   » ML Designs Studio - Marion Lott Kilarski paints floor cloths to blend with decor. Includes artist biography, information on commissions, and designs in progress.

http://www.ragnhild-monsen.com/   » Monsen, Ragnhild - Scandinavian fiber artist creates tapestries and conceptual textile art, especially large-scale projects. Many pictures.

http://www.textilkunst.de/   » Moos-Brochhagen, Veronika - German textile artist. Includes current exhibitions and gallery.

http://www.inicreation.com/   » Nimkulrat, Nithikul - Ini Creation, textile sculptures, three-dimensional art, printed design and research.

http://www.geocities.com/rugweaver22/   » O Connell, Dori - Rug and tapestry weaver. Gallery, discussion on techniques and approach to designing.

http://www.fiberart.se/   » Olin-Ranstam, Lisbet - Swedish maker of woven and embellished pictures. Gallery, exhibition list, artist statement and contact information.

http://www.paollart.com/   » Paollart - Pavla Lazarek Trizuljak creates original handpainted clothing items in softly geometric designs. Includes artist background and gallery.

http://www.robinparis.co.uk/   » Paris, Robin - Batik art by a UK painter, including wildlife, marine and abstract art. Information on workshops and courses in Cornwall and Devon, exhibition listings and biography.

http://www.janinepocklington.co.uk/   » Pocklington, Janine - Artist who uses stiching, layering and recycling. Includes biography and gallery of dimensional works, greeting cards and commissions.

http://www.ullapohjola.fi/   » Pohjola, Ulla - Finnish textile artist presents an online gallery featuring creative embroidery. Includes exhibitions listing.

http://www.rachel-reynolds.co.uk/   » Reynolds, Rachel - Work covers a broad area of disciplines, ranging from large scale backdrops to hangings in domestic interiors. Biography, product examples and outlets.

http://www.richstitch.com/   » Rich Stitch - Works by Joanna O'Neill include home textiles and cushions, greetings cards, hangings and framed panels. Covers biography, design process and gallery.

http://www.lisarico.com/   » Rico, Lisa - Northern California artist hand-paints images on cloth, and machine embroiders to add texture and enhance shadows and highlights. Gallery, exhibit information and description of process.

http://www.needlefelting.com/   » Rita Weisse - Gallery and works in progress of this Gold Coast, Australia fibre artist focusing on needlefelting. Also information on workshops offered.

http://www.jeniross.co.uk/   » Ross, Jeni - Tapestries, tufted rugs and wall hangings feature abstract images. Details of commissions with gallery images and biography.

http://www.gallery.lviv.ua/   » Ruchko, Oleksandr - Gallery of the tapestries, batiks and printworks of this Ukrainian artist in Lviv.

http://freespace.virgin.net/wendyrudd.textiles/   » Rudd, Wendy - Examples of textile work in embroidery and mixed media, and details of the artist's exhibitions and projects.

http://gallery.passion4art.com/members/sadowski/   » Sadowski, Petra-Marita - A gallery of mixed-textile fiber reliefs, collages and graphics offered by this German fiber artist. Includes biography and statement.

http://www.public.iastate.edu/~pksage/   » Sage, Priscilla Kepner - Fiber Artist - Lightweight air sculptures and wall relief pieces made from mylar fabric. Hand-painted and -transferred dye with machine and hand stitching. Photographs of commissioned work, current work, and work in collections.

http://www.michellesales.com/   » Sales, Michelle - Sculpture artist working with thermoplastic fiber utilizing image transfers, dyeing, hand and machine embroidery, and found objects. Portfolio, exhibition list and biography.

http://www.sarinfloorcloths.com/   » Sarin, Sophie - Handpainted canvasses for the floor. Examples of work, commission information, history and artist methods.

http://www.martischmidt.com/   » Schmidt, Marti - Reflects the tropical ambience of the Florida Gulfcoast in her surface design work. Includes discussion of various printing, dyeing and resist techniques on multiple media.

http://www.bettinaschuelke.at/   » Schülke, Bettina - Austrian fiber artist. Includes images of works and resume.

http://rain.prohosting.com/schumidv/   » Schumi by Vera Lowen - Producing silk scarves and fulards, linen towels depicting the complexity of nature reaching abstract effects. Includes a discussion of schumi silk painting.

http://www.alisonschwabe.com/   » Schwabe, Alison - Contemporary Australian quiltmaker, fibre artist, and teacher.

http://www.ribbonweaver.net/   » Shore, Sally - Wall hangings and evening bags woven from ribbon, and scarves of pleated ribbon. Artist's statement, resume, gallery and show locations.

http://www.silkartdesign.com/   » Silk Art Design - Silk painting artist Nikki Broadwell does one of a kind wallhangings, table runners and scarves.

http://www.silke.com.ar/   » Silke, Textile Artist - Works in silk including interpretation of the Major Arcana. English and Spanish versions available.

http://www.batikartist.com/   » Stumpf, Mary Patricia - Contemporary batik artist. Includes catalog of work, information on commissions.

http://www.bethsurdut.com/   » Surdut, Beth - Handpainted silks and wearable art. Focus is on tropical florals and feathers.

http://www.allasilk.org/   » Sviridenko, Alla - Batik and silkpainting works influenced by Art Nouveau style, produced by a professional teacher from Belarus. Includes biography and images of workshop results.

http://www.texart.at/   » Tex art: - Features several young textile artists in the german-speaking world. Portfolios, news and exhibition information.

http://www.geocities.com/saralechner/   » Textile Art by Sara Lechner - Contemporary works including multiple media and embroidery. Site includes gallery, artists biography and workshops she offers.

http://www.tsgny.org/   » Textile Study Group of New York - NYC-located fiber art organization that sponsors monthly slide lectures by leading textile artists/authorities, publishes a monthly newsletter mailed to all members, and provides opportunities for members to exhibit their work.

http://uk.geocities.com/pinkpict/index.html   » Third, Moira - Scottish artist producing mainly wall mounted pieces using painting and mixed media techniques, with particular emphasis on thread and stitch. Gallery and exhibit information.

http://www.thorbjorg.com/   » Thordardottir, Thorbjorg - A weaver, spinner and dyer from Reykjavik, Iceland. Includes biography, photos and description of process and inspiration.

http://www.batikfineart.com/   » Tinger, John - Contemporary fine art batik originals and prints. Gallery, information and photos of the technique.

http://www.pilar-tobon.com/   » Tobon, Pilar - This textile artist and sculptor directs the Women in Textile Art Organization. Includes artist background, list of exhibits, murals gallery.

http://homepage.ntlworld.com/p.tyler2/cherrilyn.html   » Tyler, Cherrilyn - Pieces are based on worn surfaces that are interwoven with the poetry of Shelley or Keats floating within transparent fabrics. Includes information on book Slip Into Silk.

http://www.irisvrus.com/   » Vrus, Iris - Fabrics are put on a surface and presented much like a classic painting. Includes gallery and exhibition narrative.

http://www.lindawalburn.com/   » Walburn, Linda - A gallery of art quilts, three-dimensional fabric art altars and digital photography. Includes statement and contact details for viewing works.

http://www.tactile-images.co.uk/1.html   » Westerman, Linda - Textile art and embroidery, using hand-dyted fibers. Lists exbibitions, workshops and lectures by the artist along with a gallery.

http://www.isabellawhitworth.co.uk/   » Whitworth, Isabella: Shibori Silk Painting - Specializing in the area of silk painting, wax resist and indigo dyeing. Includes examples, techniques details of courses and related links.

http://www.lucywdesign.com/   » Willemse, Lucy - Combines techniques such as embroidery, screen-printing, fabric manipulation, painting and digital media. Includes biography and gallery.

http://www.christinewilliamsdesigns.com/   » Williams, Christine - Textile paintings composed of antique textiles appliqued by hand onto silk organza as though using paint. Motifs are a commentary on modern life.

http://geocities.com/shaheen_cv/   » Zainudeen, Shaheen - Portfolio of an Indian textile designer. Includes resume.