Textile Art - Jill Dian Izzard - Textile Artist

From abstract through to traditional - colourful and sometimes embellished textile art


Spirit of the Stitch

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So quiet, so wintry....

Posted by Jill Izzard on December 30, 2017 at 12:15 PM Comments comments (2)

So quiet, peaceful and restful after Christmas - now looking forwad to New Year..... best wishes to all who visit this website - Jill

June flowers

Posted by Jill Izzard on June 30, 2016 at 11:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Lots of pink flowers in our gardne this month............ this is just one of them......

Frills and Frippery

Posted by Jill Izzard on May 31, 2016 at 4:20 PM Comments comments (0)

I finished stitching this Frills sand Fribbery book a few weeks ago and thought I would share it with you all.

Oju Ona

Posted by Jill Izzard on January 31, 2016 at 2:05 PM Comments comments (2)

I made these tiny needlecases from hand dyed cotton and wool fabric - inspiration from Africa Art.


fabric - paper - stitch

Posted by Jill Izzard on January 20, 2016 at 6:25 PM Comments comments (0)

An A4 sized panel based on The Ballet - for Mandy....


New Year - exhibition

Posted by Jill Izzard on December 31, 2015 at 9:35 PM Comments comments (0)


'Mysterious Woman' will be exhibited at The Barbican Library with other artworks during January ....

Norah Jones Trophy

Posted by Jill Izzard on September 21, 2015 at 2:10 PM Comments comments (0)

I won this with my 'Bettys' Time for Tea panel..... and here is a tiny detail from it...

so many - sew many -

Posted by Jill Izzard on July 14, 2015 at 3:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Behind the Curtain

Posted by Jill Izzard on March 7, 2015 at 4:55 PM Comments comments (0)

I stitched this woven piece as a sample for a workshop I held at Hertfordshire branch of the Embroiderers Guild with all my friends - we all had a wonderful time and everyone went home with a piece of work to transform into a bag, pot or panel.... lovely day indeed.