Fiona Wright
About me
Catagories just scroll down.....

*People making a difference in the world
*Interesting felt oriented sites
*textile/art quilt things
*organizations and groups
*education- getting a textile fix

my blog address of daydreams and

Phone me-home in Australia 61 [0] 2 49 389 410
mobile +44 7624 153 710 [this has global roaming - if I am away at the moment  use this]

People I admire... there are many, many other I just
have not listed them yet!

People and groups with a good heart
[making a difference in our world!]

Shakti School Project-Pushkar India [we lend what support we can when visiting
Pushkar with our tour groups and admire the great work they are doing]

think about Fair Trade this is a bit of a definition
New Consumer Magazine
Barefoot College
Sadhna Co-operative
Urmal Trust Bikaner
A Greater Gift
Weave a Real Peace [WARP]

Annie Sherburne- ecological textiles and Fair Trade

interesting Felt oriented sites
International Feltmakers Association
Pat Sparks- heaps of information and links
Fiona Morris
Lizzie Houghton great wearables
Sarah Lawrence
Jorrie Johnson
Karoliina Arvilommi
Chad Alice Hagan
Helen  landscapes and natural dye recipes
Sheila Smith
Gill Ormond felt hats
Mary Clare Buckle
Polly Stirling  
Inge Evers sculptural, installation type things
Mehmet Girgic  Turkish felt maker
Heather Kerner
Elaine Deyo
KC Lowe
Diane Gonthier
May Jacobsen
Claudy Jongstra
Jette Hahne wearables
Birgitte Krag-Hansen
Patricia Greaves
Liz Clay  Wearables
Angela Barrow
Myfanwy Stirling
Andrea Graham
Imogen Noble
Ewa Kunicza
Charlotte Buch
Lene Frantzen and Eva Helene
Polly Stirling
Ruth Walker
Anne Kyyro Quinn
Elizabeth Armstrong
Cynthia Reynolds
Robyn Blakney-Carlson
Marianne DuBois
Felt Faction

Textile/ Art Quilt orientated things...
[and many more to add]
Jan Clark
Dijanne Cevaal
Jenny Bowker
Pamela Allen
Ricketts -things Indigo
Carole Waller- yummy clothes
Regina Benson- an artist with a lot to say who uses textile mediums

Other things of interest...
Maree Cullen- a Newcastle naturopath leads trips to India , visiting ashrams and temples
Julie Stewart has created the visionary artwork for the beautiful Crystalight Cards

Organizations and Groups

International Feltmakers Association
Newcastle Creative Embroiderers and Textile Artists [NCEATA}
Surface Design Association
Ozquilt Network
Australian Surface Design and Textile Artists [ATASDA}
ATASDA Queensland
Kingston, Canada Fiber Artists Group
Western Australian Quilters association

Education- places for a textile fix!

Textile retreats - Australian Textile FORUM in Australia and a great magazine
For a great creative getaway try at lovely Coffs
Harbour, Australia
Mendocino Arts Centre- California, USA
Higham Hall- Cumbria,  UK
Westhope College- Shropshire, UK
Twidales- Worcestershire, UK
Wanganui Summer School, New Zealand
Phoenix Arts Studio -401 Richmond Street West, Room 203,Toronto , Canada      
Ku-ring-gai Arts Centre, Roselle, Sydney Australia, has a great range of courses   
Shepardess of San Diego
Felters Fling Conference
The Rock Garden-Chandigarh, India
I admire the art's precinct set up in this town and know from an inhabitant it is prospering
Gallery Gondwana, Danks St, Waterloo, Sydney,
I always enjoy the work they are showing - it has heart!

my wool suppliers First Edition Yarns and Fibres
John Laverty and Allan Carr
03 579 53578

my dye suppliers Kraftkolour
03 9484 4303

other Australian Suppliers
Virginia Farm Woolworks
, Sydney area
E &M Greenfieds - Haberdashery supplies  30-36 Ann Street, Surry Hills, Sydney
My Hung Fabrics -Railway Parade, Hurstville. Church St, Parramatta, Penrith- good
range of silks and other fabrics
Elsegoods, Chippendale- good range of silks

Overseas- recommended by students

Acorn's Journey- wool
Sureway Trading Enterprises - good for silks 555 Richmond St, Toronto
Maiwa Handprints dyes, paints, devore, paint...

Moral Fibre-wool-
The Hand Weavers Studio supplies wool and the most  
wonderful assortment of threads of ALL types- yum!
Wingham Wools- wonderful colours!
Bombay Stores-Bradford- fine Indian fabrics- great for felt making
Art-van-go good dye kits
Barry's of Birmingham - fine fabrics
Colinette Yarns- very interesting for including into the surface
Crafty Notions-all types of supplies
Fabric Depot
Prairie Fibers
Wild Turkey Feltworks
Exotic Silks[wholesale quantities]
Thai Silks [same people, for retail quantities-huge range]
New England Felting Supply
Shepardess of San Diego
RH Lindsay Co -merino wool
Pro Chemical Dyes
John Marshall Instant Indigo
Moods Fabrics -New York yummy!
M & J Trims
Beads on Fifth Avenue
New Zealand
Inspire Fibres lovely
Sentosa Textiles for silk meterage

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Contact me.
Kishanpura Rd, Chawandia Village,
near Nayak ki Dhani,
Pushkar, 305022,
Rajasthan, India                           
phone- +91 [0] 9784 77 3749
This is the website of Fiona Wright- all work shown on this site is original.
I am happy for you to use the info [images and other  information] for your personal use,
happy for you to use images of my work if I am acknowledged as their originator [and do
pop me an email you are doing this].
My work, tour itineraries and etc may not be utilized for commercial purposes. I retain full
intellectual property rights. ~thanks.