Creative Stitched Textiles

Wendy Dolan

In this illustrated talk, Wendy will explore the exciting world of stitched textiles. She will share her techniques of layering, painting and stitching, encouraging you to experiment at home.

Considering where ideas come from and the importance of design she will guide you through her creative process. The talk will be illustrated with examples showing the many ways these techniques can be applied, from pictures and wall hangings to wedding garments and large-scale commissions. 

Wendy is the author of Search Press’s bestselling publication Layer, Paint and Stitch which gives an in-depth exploration of these exciting textile techniques.

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About the speaker

Wendy Dolan

Wendy is an experienced artist, tutor, and author inspired by landscapes, architecture and natural forms. She exhibits, lectures and teaches workshops nationally and internationally. Her wide-ranging work includes wall hangings, pictures and garments. She is the author of the Search Press bestselling book ‘Layer, Paint and Stitch’.

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