LYNDA SHELL LYNDA SHELL TEXTILE ARTIST/DESIGNER/MAKER

KEY SKILLS - pattern design | silkscreen print | product design & making | rivets & eyelets | shibori dyeing | ombre dyeing |


LINEN/ LEATHER BAG COLLECTION   
The pattern designs inspired by the story of the Titanic were silkscreen printed onto Irish linen, combined with leather then handmade into a collection of contemporary bag designs to be sold at galleries, boutiques, craft fairs & online.
2016 - Linen Futures exhibition - R-Space, Northern Ireland

WOOL /LEATHER BAG COLLECTION 1
The Japanese technique of Shibori combined with ombre dyeing was used to create my designs using recycled Welsh wool blankets. The fabric was then combined with leather and handmade into a collection of contemporary bags.
2019 - Wool Works exhibition - Makers Guild in Wales

WOOL/LEATHER BAG COLLECTION 2
Designs silkscreen printed on to wool cloth were 
inspired by military artefacts and attire from the Battle at Rorke's Drift during the Zulu War in 1879