Author Archives: Chimera Textiles

About Chimera Textiles

A group of twelve embroiderers who meet together every two weeks in North Wales.

Working with collage techniques

Work based on ideas from workshop by Anne Brookes. At the last session we made collage pieces with papers and quite a few are now finished.      Piece by Pat Barry                                             Piece by Alison Reynolds           Piece by Pauline … Continue reading

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Helfa Gelf 2018

Eight members of Chimera are joining together to take part in Helfa Gelf in September. We make mixed-media textile art, hand & machine embroidery, needle felt & wet felt and jewellery Open Friday 14th, Saturday 15th, Sunday 16th September 2018 … Continue reading

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Textiles in Transit – the finished books

Twelve books, twelve themes, twelve people, 144 textile pieces (click on any image to enlarge) Pauline’s book – Seasons   Alison Reynolds Book – Shape Sue Gilchrist’s book – Serendipity Alison Corfield – Line Ronny White – Tactile Di Fenn … Continue reading

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Exhibition at Theatre Clwyd, Mold

 

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Textiles in Transit

We have each started a sketchbook, with an individual theme. These are going to move around our group with each of us adding something to every book. It can follow the theme in any way you choose, here are the … Continue reading

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Cards for Christmas 2016

A lovely selection of cards made this year… Merry Christmas from everyone!

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Forthcoming Exhibition at the Willow Gallery Oswestry

Group members are busy finishing off pieces for our exhibition at The Willow Gallery at Oswestry. The exhibition is jointly between Chimera and sister textile Group ConText and will show an exciting range of varied work including dyed textiles, modern … Continue reading

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