Assembling Your Portfolio

Assembling Your Portfolio

A portfolio for textile and fibre artists? Yes, absolutely. Why do you need one and how do you assemble it? I think the why is obvious – to broaden your artistic identity through gallery exhibitions, submissions to magazines, teaching workshops at specialized...
Building Your Brand

Building Your Brand

Branding is the go-to buzzword in any industry nowadays. And it’s the same for textile and fibre artists too. It’s important, so let me share with you what I’ve learned over the last decade or so. I’m no expert, but I’ve tried to read and...
The Process of Quality

The Process of Quality

Think quality is just about purchasing expensive materials and embellishments to include in your textile and fibre art? Then think again. Because quality is a process that has a beginning, that filters right through everything you do. Now we all strive to hone...
Find Your Métier

Find Your Métier

For the life of me, I don’t understand the need to constantly learn new techniques. The only time this makes any sense to me is if you’re just starting out and want/need to try different techniques until you find that special one or two that resonate...