World of Threads Festival -Interview with Catherine Dormor of Cambridge, England

Catherine Dormor of Cambridge, England, came to textiles through ecclesiastical embroidery, now working in sculpture and installation.  She often uses photography, incorporating her images into textile pieces.  Her inspiration stems mainly from everyday observations and theoretical and language-based texts/thinking.

World of Threads Festival – Interview with Emily Jan of Oakland, CA, USA and Montreal, Quebec,Canada

Emily Jan is from Oakland, California, USA and Montreal, Quebec, Canada.  A lot of Emily’s work focuses on the animal kingdom, it often has a mythical quality with political undercurrents.  Emily:  “I find that creatures are a good back-door way into talking about all kinds of human issues which are either ethereal and difficult to […]