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About
textile artist, lecturer & translator

education

  • 1970-71 Bourneville School of Art & Design, Birmingham, U.K.
  • 1971-74 Manchester Metropolitan University, Dept. of Embroidery. U.K.
  • 1975-76 Bristol University, Dept. of Education. U.K.

group membership

  • 1972-1979 The 62 Group, U.K.
  • 1990-1995 Patchwork Professionals, Holland.
  • 1996-2001 CQ’96 Dutch Quilt Art Group.
  • 2007 to date Quilt Art, U.K.

professional affiliations

  • Professional Artist Member, SAQA, U.S.A. Surface Design Association, U.S.A.

translation work

Specialist subject : Art & Design related texts.
Languages : Dutch & Italian to English.

Work commissioned by Publishing companies, Artists, Website Designers (a selection):
  • 2005 Dutch Felt – Vilt in Beeld, van Els- Dubelaar, Zijdar Book BV.
  • 2006 And then there was Light , self portrait Dirkje van de Horst-Beetsma, De Doelenpers bv.
  • 2006 Artist Catalogues, De Doelenpers bv.
  • 2006 Website www.saskia.weishut.com
  • 2007 Dutch Quilt – Quilt in Beeld, van Els-Dubelaar, Zijdar Book B

collections

Since 1995 work has regularly been acquired internationally by both private & public collectors.
teaching experience
After graduating in 1976, I taught at Art College (Joseph Kramer College of Art & Design, Leeds, UK) and at Adult Education Centres.
1992 – onwards, teacher of Quilt & Embroidery related workshops, masterclasses, lectures & courses.

major appointments (a selection):

  • European Patchwork Meeting, Alsace, France.
  • Stitchting Textiel Plus, NL. – symposium, workshops & lectures. www.textielplus.nl
  • Gallery Smend, Cologne, D. – workshops. www.smend.de
  • Quilt & Art, Frankfurt, D. – workshops. www.quiltundart.de
  • Quilt & Textilkunst, Munchen, D. – workshops. www.quiltundtextilkunst.de
  • Schwabenakademie, Irsee, D. – symposia. www.textileart-doertebach.de
  • QSDS, Ohio,U.S.A. – symposia. www.qsds.com
  • Kria Vrisi Arts & Crafts Centre, Evia, Greece. – summer courses.
  • European Patchwork Meeting, Fr. – workshops. www.patchwork-europe.com
  • Dutch Textile Museum, NL. – workshops & lectures. www.textielmuseum.nl
  • Dutch Quilters Guild, NL. – courses. www.quiltersgilde.nl
  • Quilt Art Lugano & Giornate Ticinese – symposium, Lugano, Switzerland.
  • Lquilt, Isreal, - affiliated teacher quilt & embroidery on-line workshops

Many teaching appointments for groups & quilt shops throughout Europe.

ongoing appointments

  • Stitchting Beeldende Amateurkunst, NL. – since 2002 instructor within the “Quilten Speciaal” programme, a professional course for quilt teachers. www.sbakunst.nl
  • Zijdelings, NL. – affiliated teacher of Surface Design workshops. www.zijdelings.com
  • Texpertise, D. – affliated teacher of on-line courses, workshops & design modules. www.texpertise-online.de
 
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