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Detail of Self Portrait with Bear and Masks • Photo by Sue Stone

Sue Stone

Hand embroiderer and mixed media artist

Grimsby, Lincolnshire


figurative, embroidery, mixed media


Sue Stone is a UK based artist/maker who studied Fashion at St Martins School of Art, and then Embroidery at Goldsmiths College in London. She is an exhibiting member ( former Chair 2013/18) of the 62 Group of Textile Artists and Fellow of the Society of Designer Craftsmen.
Sue’s most recent work has an emphasis on hand embroidery and is a personal examination of memory, identity, and relationships with self; the viewer is invited to view the partial narrative and draw their own conclusions.


Every Picture Tells a Story

06 Apr 2019
This narrative 3 day workshop encourages exploration and experimentation with different ways to tell your own story using images and anecdotes to convey ideas, thoughts and memories. Hand stitch or hand/machine stitch. The choice is yours.

11th Baltic Minitextile Trienniel 2019

08 Mar 2019
Delighted that my work 'Self Portrait with Bear and Masks' has been selected for the 11th Baltic Mini textiles triennial at Museum of Gdynia, Poland from 8.03.2019 to 9.06.2019 . It measures 18.5 x 19.5 cms . Hand & machine stitch with appliqué.

Ctrl/Shift • 62 Group

02 Feb 2019
‘From Grimsby to Greenpoint and Beyond’ has been selected for the 62 Group exhibition ‘Ctrl/Shift’ which will open at NCCD, Sleaford on 2 February and runs until 22 April 2019. The piece measures 175 x 123 cms when assembled.

Available for commissions



Ctrl/ Shift

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Mixed Media, Textiles

I Am Me

Disciplines Textiles, Conceptual
Materials Textiles, Mixed Media


Disciplines Textiles, Paper
Materials Mixed Media, Recycled, Textiles