Discovering a forgotten method in a world of speed and throw away,
Taking time to mend the frayed and join the ripped,
to seal, seam and stitch
A long seam of straight stitch-what was once a side is now a seam.
The Brunel Broderers are a group of artists based in the South West of England who work in a variety of textile media and methodologies. The group has built up a following within the textile world in challenging expectations of a medium traditionally called 'embroidery'. Today their work defies a neat title encompassing as it does a diverse range of approaches, methods and materials to create a series of ideas for thematic schemes and exhibitions.