Who are you and what do you do?
Hi I’m Lisa and I sell distinctly British quilts, cushions & more for your home.
Tell us all about what you do? Materials? Processes?
I love colour, pattern & textures so I make quilts. I am also passionate about celebrating British textiles, so my business has evolved to include additional made in Britain textiles, including knitted blankets inspired by Fair Isle patterns and Folklore fabrics designed with universal patterns, Woven in Lancashire.
What 5 words best describe your work
Distinctly British quilts, cushions & more (for your home)
Do you have any design/art heroes?
Where to start? Lots of artist&designers inspire&enthuse me on a daily basis. Angie Lewin and all the artists in St Judes are all rather impressive and my current artists&designers crush.
Describe in 10 words a typical day in your studio
Various Soul-food Creative Frustrating Industrious exciting enjoyable hard-work technical sewing
Are you working on anything unusual at the moment?
Lots of one of a kind commissions being stitched currently. See my commissions page for further information; https://shop.quiltsbylisawatson.co.uk/personalised-bespoke-quilt-commissions/
What will you be selling at the Artist Takeover?
All of the above, plus some of my original artwork.
Tell us something we don’t know
My three hour Saturday life drawing class is my totally me time and allows me to delight in creating original artwork.