…embroiderer and educator. She translates evocative worlds of home, crafts and comfort into textile surfaces. Inspired by traditional crafts, textiles, crafting, anything simple and unpretentious, Karen creates unique handmade pieces that bring a joyful and cosy mood into the home.
Her work has been featured widely in international media and publishing, such as Martha Stewart Living, NYLON (Korea), MilK (France), 101 Woonideeën (Netherlands), Frankie (Australia), Koel (Singapore), “Encore! The New Artisans” (Thames & Hudson, 2015).
Karen also works on commissioned projects and hosts embroidery and colour workshops in her studio in Santiago (Chile). Since 2008 she has been registering on her blog images of her work, design process and inspiring pieces of crafts and textiles.
Her first book Colour Confident Stitching (The Pimpernel Press, London) will be released on March 2nd, 2017.
I’m so happy to finally announce that my first book Colour Confident Stitching is ready! It’s been loooong months of […]