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art space - latest artist
Wai-Yuk Kennedy studied painting for her fine art degree but gradually moved back to working with textiles, which was always her first love. "Much of my current work is on a small, jewellery-sized scale but my ambition is always to make each one stand up as a work of art in its own right..."
The Lightfoot Letters: Maria Walker, textile artist
Read Maria Walker's account of her discovery of a bundle of old letters and the amazing textile journey that ensued, a journey that is by no means complete.
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a listing of textile tutors who give talks
and lectures, and/or lead courses and
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