Women crafters you should know about
To celebrate the women crafters in our lives, we've decided to shine the spotlight on some of those who dedicate their lives to arts & crafts. Their actions have inspired many others to follow in their footsteps and discover a newfound love for creative hobbies.
These women demonstrate that there really are no limits to creativity and that every single craft can be explored in different ways across many mediums. The hope is that this article inspires you to start creating your own projects. We've selected some particularly talented women artists to admire:
This talented artist focused on ceramics and was renowned for the innovative way she used clay, heavily influencing Modernist sculpture. Ruth's work is quite abstract and derives from nature, creating iconic ceramics with smooth surfaces as well as elongated ceramics.
She remains an inspiration to women in ceramics today.
Sheila is a talented creator who has become renowned for her woven art made by weaving and embroidering all kinds of materials. She impressed the public with projects that vary from small wall hangings to site-specific work that became the focus of numerous exhibitions.
Sheila is a prime example of how creative one can be, even with the simplest of materials found around the house.