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Kate Whitehead

Textile Artist

Chorlton, Greater Manchester


textile artist, hand weave, hand embroider


£70 — £3000


Kate Whitehead is a textile artist specialising in weave & embroidery.
Kate’s work is a protest against the way textiles are consumed in western society.  Tired of a world in which clothes are produced and thrown away without thought to the consequences; where the fashion industry and media impose identities on us. Kate’s rebellion is to go back to slower processes, embrace tradition, salvage the discarded, fix the broken.



The Textile Art Magazine - embroidery

01 May 2020
I am delighted to be featured in the May/June 2020 edition of The Textile Art Magazine - embroidery

AA2A Artist In Residence - Bradford School Of Art 2019/2020

01 Nov 2019
As a textile artist this opportunity will give me a period of research to realise a project using college facilities November 2019 -May 2020. AA2A schemes aim to benefit students and institutions through their interaction with practising artists.

Knitting & Stitching Shows 2019

10 Oct 2019
Kate Whitehead will be Exhibiting in the Textile Gallery at The Knitting & Stitching Shows 2019. Alexandra Palace - 10th – 13th October 2019 Harrogate Convention centre 28th November - 1st December 2019

Available for commissions


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Collaboration with @Trouble_at_mill

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Textiles

'Honesty Is The Best Policy'

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Textiles

'Not From The Stork'

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Textiles