Kathy Tidswell is an artist, and a teacher of fibre arts.
She has been creating thread paintings, wall hangings and wearable art for 25
years. Kathy’s love of teaching has led her to share her knowledge and talent
delivering workshops and slide/ trunk shows from coast to coast as well as in
Europe for shops, guilds, fibre art festivals, retreats and five Quilt
Canada’s. In 2005 she was honoured with the Canadian Quilters Association/Acc
Teacher of the Year Award.
Her pieces have been juried into CQA/ACC National Juried
Shows, Grand National Juried Exhibitions and Ontario Network of Needleworkers
Threadworks. Her work has been published both nationally and internationally.
Students describe her as knowledgeable, patient and
encouraging and appreciate the wonderful personal attention they each
2017 Fibre Arts Festival Workshops: