EDNA THEARLE

Edna is a designer maker with a life-long passion for all forms of creative textiles.
She holds the City and Guilds Fashion, Hand, Machine Embroidery, and Teaching
Certificates for Adult Education, and Certificate in Stitched Textiles. Her stitched
textiles incorporate hand-dyed, screen printed and recycled fabrics that are
manipulated and embellished with hand and machine embroidery.
She obtained a BA (Hons) Textiles for Fashion and Interiors (Print and Weave),
specializing in Weave. Her textural, hand woven accessories are characterised by
mixing natural and dyed yarns inspired by Japanese Shibori and indigo tie-dyeing
techniques.
She has found Inspiration for design in architecture, the natural environment, and
having achieved an MA in Art History (from 1848) and Curating, researches new
opportunities for design.

Gold appliqued evening bag embellished w
Gold appliqued evening bag embellished w
Indigo dyed vintage lace cover and book.
Indigo dyed vintage lace cover and book.
Green, machine embroidered trinket box e
Green, machine embroidered trinket box e
Mirror with velour fabric, gold printed
Mirror with velour fabric, gold printed