Marden Senior College

The Fabric Thread puts the text into textile – with a few added strands of travel, design, books and other beautiful things as embellishments.

If you love fabric, textiles, fibre art, embroidery, yarn, and love the people who devote their time, energy and skills to these things, this is the place for you!

Here I talk to creative people – I get to walk into their studios, look at their work, ask them questions, and take lots of photos.

Sylvia Piddington Basket

My name is Ansie van der Walt. I am a textile writer and sometimes maker. When I’m not hanging around other people’s studios or exhibitions, I’m probably busy with one of these:


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Mary Jose textile collection

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2 thoughts on “Welcome!

    1. wiebina Post author

      Hi Katherine, that sounds fantastic! Please send a picture to The Fabric Thread Facebook page or you can email it to me. I would love to see it. I had a look at your website – your work looks just great.




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