Handmade hand-sewn and embroidered originals by maker Ana-Luisa de Cavilla Scrutton based nr Lewes, East Sussex. Textile pictures, linen decorations, textile jewellery, cards. Her work is inspired by nature, horticulture, theatre and nostalgic childhood memories. She has been creating and making from an early age. Ana-Luisa also paints in oil and watercolour. Themes include sky, fruit and vegetables.
Each item is made to order, original and totally unique.
Recent Event May 2013: Trail no 16 Auricula Gallery. Art in Ditchling . 12- 13 Dumbrell Workshops Ditchling East Sussex.
Vintage Linen shopper - a favourite ' the linen bags arrived and they are so georgeous ' www.matildeheartmanech.wordpress.com (tote-of-the-week-vintage-linen-shopper 9 March 2012)
Ana-Luisa exhibits at shows and galleries. Recent events include Twisted Thread Events,Pop Up stand Spring 2013 Knitting & Stitching Show, Kensington Olympia; Selvedge Winter Fair 2012 Chelsea Old Town Hall see www.selvedge.co.uk see Maker/Practioner links page; Lewes Art Wave and recent Christmas Open houses in East Sussex include The Auricula Gallery ,www.auricula.co.uk and www.jinksmcgrath.com. Stockists Leadbetter and Good 33a Cliffe High Street Lewes.
Recommended by www.gourmetbritain.com see the Emporium section - food related art..
www.skiffvintageknittingpatterns.co.uk .Skiff's Craft Blog 'Swatch' 'she has this way with a needle which makes each item look like it's been sketched in thread by an artist with an impressionist's eye, and each one is completely unique'.
Commissions taken and items, for example a textile composite can be personalised on request. Each item is designed and made by hand by Ana-Luisa de Cavilla Scrutton . Each piece is totally unique.