Textile Artist. Quiltmaker.

Jane is a British Textile Artist, Judge, Tutor, Speaker and Author.

 

Jane has had numerous articles published in the Fabrications Patchwork and Quilting magazine, Popular Patchwork and has won many national awards. Her books include Flower Power - creative textile techniques and Elizabethan Designs. She also co-authored Egyptian Appliqué. Jane has exhibited in America, Hong Kong and Europe.

 

Jane's greatest joy is sharing her tips and knowledge with her students who attend her workshops and with those who attend any one of the popular lectures which have been given throughout the UK and Europe. Notable lectures are Hong Kong Stitches and Flower Power.

 

Jane's love of fabrics and all things creative can been seen throughout her life. Before having a family she had a career as an art teacher and whilst living in Hong Kong this love for fabrics turned into a passion for patchwork and quilting. On her return to the UK she undertook various City and Guilds creative textile courses and rapidly started gaining awards, alongside teaching at nearby colleges.

 

Jane splits her time between her home in Yorkshire, UK and the Charente, France. She can often be spotted on the various ferry crossings as she travels to and fro giving lectures and workshops, or demonstrating and judging at National Quilt Exhibitions.

 

 

Jane a publié de nombreux articles dans le magazine 'Fabrications'  'Patchwork and Quilting' ainsi que '\Popular Patchwork' Elle a gagne beaucoup de prix nationaux et en Europe, et a présenté ses œuvres en Europe mais aussi aux Etats-Unis et a Hong Kong. Auteur de nombreux livres dont 'Flower Power (le pouvoir des fleurs), elle est également co - auteur d'un livre sur les appliqués Égyptiens.

 

Le plus grande joie de Jane est de partager ses connaissances avec les étudiants aux Royaume-Uni ou en Europe, qui assistent à ses ateliers et a ses conférences. Jane adore les tissus et toutes les créations qu'elle a pu voir durant sa vie. Avant de fonder une famille, elle a eu une carrière qu'enseignante en Art. Pendant qu'elle vivait a Hong Kong, son attrait pour les étoffes s'est transforme en véritable passion pour le patchwork et quilting.