Textile Curator | Textile / Fibre art contemporary exhibition, Anne-Marie Nygaard Eilertsen, Alicia Scardetta, Rachel Wright,
Exclusive interviews and textile art from Danish textile artist Anne-Marie Nygaard Eilertsen, American tapestry weaver Alicia Scardetta and machine embroider Rachel Wright.
Images and interviews featuring quilting, machine embroidery and tapestry weaving from contemporary international artists
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Anne-Marie Nygaard Eilertsen tapestry
Anne-Marie Nygaard Eilertsen

Danish artist Anne-Marie Nygaard Eilertsen’s epic tapestries invite the viewer to explore the symbols and narratives in each piece. Her long career has seen her explore many themes including nature, the human body and more recently her own inner self. 

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Alicia Scardetta, textiles, Friends Forever-2015-50x16inches-cotton wool metallic threads copy
Alicia Scardetta

Brooklyn based Alicia Scardetta brings a fresh approach to tapestry weaving with her pared back approach that highlights the warp rather than hiding it. This technique and the ensuing texture in colours that pop, brings a contemporary edge to her desirable work.

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Rachel Wright

Textile art is often described as painting with thread and British artist Rachel Wright is the epitome of this. Her attention to detail and artistic flair makes her work incredibly life like while elevating the subject into vivid and compelling images.

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Inspirational Monday, 3rd July, 2017



Happy Inspirational Monday. See behind the scenes of Rachel Wright’s incredible machine embroidery on our  blog.

We’re having a little break for the summer holidays and will be back at the end of August. In the meantime if you are looking for inspiration check out the work and interviews of 54 incredible textile artists on this site. Have a creative summer.



Image left: A step by step of one of Rachel Wright’s embroideries

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Alicia Scardetta, textiles, Forever-2015-20x18inch-Cotton yarn and rope and Metallic Thread
Rachel Wright Textiles sky trails

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