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Body and Society: A 10 foot cloth/hanging

My original concept started when I read an article in the Guardian in March 2012 the “Rise and rise in solo living”. It was about the phenomena that more and more people are choosing to live alone within large cities … Continue reading

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Constructing a fabric / Hot textiles

  I used a Heat tool/glue gun Tie vec A4 (suppliers Hobby Craft Creative Craft and The Range) Ideally paint it stitch it, you can integrate it into your design or you can sandwich between chiffon scarves. Notes on the … Continue reading

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3D Object From Table to Guitar Body

I had decided on the body/guitar as my theme. From Table to Guitar Body From my original design, I’d planned to make a table. However I changed my idea, as I hadn’t realised I had to include  stitching in the … Continue reading

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The Moody Blues – Indigo Dyeing

Indigo I first came across indigo dyeing when I was at Teacher Training College forty years ago. I was taught by a meticulous embroidery teacher who I found frustrating and slow. However all was forgiven when it came to indigo … Continue reading

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Exhibition and textile fair in Southampton

Showed my quilt at a very well attended exhibition. Though it doesn’t look very busy  in this photo.

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“In Your Dreams” quilt detail

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about me

Ruth Peel is a textile artist, who has had her quilts exhibited at the Royal West of England Academy, The National Quilt show at the NEC, Romsey Abbey and Solent University.

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