Our tutors are selected for their standard of craftsmanship and teaching talent. They are experts and practising craftspeople. Many are award winners, members of professional guilds and known internationally.
Christine is an inspiring tutor with a wealth of teaching and design experience and a holistic approach to creativity. Her unique creative profile includes 12 years as a graphic designer at the BBC and being Head of Film and Animation at Kingston University, author of ‘Contemporary Needlepoint’ and Kodak’s Young Photographer of the year (some time ago!). She has also won a clutch of international awards and been nominated for a BAFTA. See full profile
Amanda Hislop has a degree in Woven Textiles and a passion for colour, texture and pattern. She has developed a way of working using threads to draw images and integrate texture into the surface of fabric and paper. She has a PGCE in visual arts and 20 years’ experience of teaching art and textiles in the independent sector. See full profile