Alice Kettle

The ‘godfather’ of embroidary,( the main influence for  ost embroiderers work, well she is the main source from mine. Free machien machine embroidary can be a tricky thing to do if you dont do it right, it can just look like a blob of mess, but she creates beautiful pieces of art with hers. I emailed her before and she personally emailled me back (ahhh!) shes amazing.
Alice Kettle is a contemporary textile/fibre artist based in the UK. She has established a unique area of practice by her use of a craft medium, consistently and on an unparalleled scale.  Her stitched works, many the size of huge figurative tapestries, exploit the textures and effects made possible through the harnessing of a mechanical process to intuitive and creative ends.

Cerys xo


About cerysjames

A 19 year old Textile Design student studying in Cardiff! I decided to start up a blog as a diary for all things textile! Mostly inspiration and exhibitions I've been too. My favourite things are printing and having a big imagination!

One response to “Alice Kettle

  1. Hello! Love your blog 🙂 I am also researching this artist at the moment – I think she is fantastic!

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