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Kirsty Whitlock

Embroidery Kirsty Whitlock works as a designer and maker in the medium of mixed media textiles. Having gained a first class honours degree in Design Crafts from De Montfort University in 2009, she now...

Kirsty Whitlock:  "Comparing herself to a magpie for collecting items that have been disposed and believer of “one person’s waste is another’s treasure,” Whitlock’s work reflects both history and nostalgia. She stitches found refuse into her artwork and then embellishes it with embroidery, wherein she creates a connection between the present and the past."

Like a Magpie

During her final year at university, Kirsty Whitlock challenged the preconception of embroidery as a “limited conservative craft.” In other words, she became preoccupied of how embroidery could transform a material or surface and says, “I became interested and curious in sewing on materials and exploring subject matters that were not normally associated with embroidery.”

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The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Kirsty Whitlock | Mr X Stitch

Kirsty Whitlock is a textile artist from Leicester. She is "inspired by political cartoons and the way they amuse, inform and educate a social message.…

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Kirsty Whitlock, Suffocation

Kirsty Whitlock: From conception to creation - TextileArtist.org

Kirsty Whitlock is a mixed media textile artist who uses recycled and reclaimed materials as a response to the throwaway...

Kirsty Whitlock: From conception to creation - TextileArtist.org

Kirsty Whitlock: From conception to creation - TextileArtist.org

Kirsty Whitlock is a mixed media textile artist who uses recycled and reclaimed materials as a response to the throwaway...

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Contemporary embroidery art by Kirsty Whitlock - Losses, 2009 - #Art #Contemporary #embroidery #Kirsty #Losses #Whitlock

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Contemporary embroidery art by Kirsty Whitlock - Losses, 2009 - #Art #Contemporary #embroidery #Kirsty #Losses #Whitlock

Kirsty Whitlock, Tommorow the world

Kirsty Whitlock: From conception to creation - TextileArtist.org

Kirsty Whitlock is a mixed media textile artist who uses recycled and reclaimed materials as a response to the throwaway...

About textile — Kirsty Whitlock

Kirsty Whitlock

Embroidery Kirsty Whitlock works as a designer and maker in the medium of mixed media textiles. Having gained a first class honours degree in Design Crafts from De Montfort University in 2009, she now...