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Jessica Grady

Embroidery artist

Leeds, West Yorkshire


embroidery, textiles, mixed media


£185 — £2750


Jessica creates bold and tactile explorations of colour and pattern through hand stitching and embellishments. Her textiles use a combination of processes including hand embroidery, dyeing, and embellished surfaces.

Jessica utilises a variety of mixed media and recycled materials. These materials are transformed and manipulated to create intricate embellishments. This juxtaposition of unusual media with traditional techniques invites the viewer to look closer – creating curiosity.


Guest artist with Art Textiles: Made in Britain exhibition

09 Aug 2018
Jessica has been chosen as a guest artist to exhibit alongside the renowned Art Textiles: Made in Britain group at this years Festival of Quilts at the NEC. The exhibition theme for 2018 is 'Wild", and is on from the 9th -12th August 2018.

Awarded the 2018 under 30's National Embroiderer's Guild Scholar

14 Apr 2018
Jessica has recently been chosen as the 2018 winner of the under 30's embroidery scholar. The competitive award is chosen by the world renowned Embroiderer's Guild, and is a national award to recognise talent in the textile arts.

Available for commissions



Encrusted Collection

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Mixed Media, Textiles, Plastics

Blossom Collection

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Mixed Media, Recycled, Textiles

Sculpted Coral

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Mixed Media, Textiles