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Linda Sweek Textile Design

Milwaukee, WI

Linda Sweek Designs

Fiber and mixed media artist

Biographical Info
When I was eight, my mother put in my hands a sampler to embroider and explained how to stitch. It was like painting a canvas. I was enchanted and haven’t put down that needle since.

My Mentor
Additionally, my grandmother was an artist and an interior decorator. She took me to art museums and galleries and discussed everything. Plus, I was allowed into her studio to design and watch her paint or work with clay or pastels. My grandmother also introduced me to the realm of interior design explaining styles of décor, discussing client projects, color application, the art of a good grouping – all working to come up with a stunning concept that served a purpose.

My Passion
My own passion is fabric and textiles with my paint and brush being needle and thread. Because of this early art influence, I see my fabric creations from the eyes of an artist. Besides wall art, I am motivated to make our everyday things – table runners, pillows, quilts, fabric bowls, tea towels, sachets – artistic with a flair.

Living in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, after a lifelong interest in needle arts, I am now creating fabric artistry full-heartedly. As well as color, fabric, and decor consulting, and custom sewing.

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Work N50 W5050 Portand Road Cedarburg WI 53012 Work Phone: 262.313.8885Website: Cooperage
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Work W62 N580 Washington Ave Cedarburg WI 53012 Work Phone: 262.377.5000Cell Phone: 414.313.8765Website: Cedarburg Woolen Mill
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Work 1300 14th Ave Grafton WI 53024 Work Phone: 262.377.0344Website: Grafton Yarn Store
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Work 1300 14th Ave Lower Level Grafton WI 53024 Work Phone: 262.377.2242Website: Ilze Heider Leather Design
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Work Milwaukee WI Website: Jamie Lyn Kara
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Fine Art, Fiber and Wearable Art, Fashion DesignMary Mendla Fine Art and Apparel
Work 177 Green Bay Road Thiensville WI 53092 Work Phone: 262.227.3992Website: Mary Mendla Fine Art and ApparelWebsite: Facets Fashions on EtsyWebsite: Affluere Yoga Wear on Etsy
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Work 219 N Main Street Thiensville WI 53092 Work Phone: 262.292.8218Website: Material Matters Quilt Shop
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Work 3159A N Dousman St Milwaukee, wi 53212 Website: Heidi Parkes ArtBlog: Heidi Parkes Art
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Fiber Artist
Work 1300 14th Ave Grafton Wisconsin 53024 Work Phone: 414.339.4643Website: Gina Studelska
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Work 2441 N. 66th St Milwaukee WI Website: Linda Sweek DesignsWebsite: Sew and Sew Retreats
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Contact: Paula DeStefanis
Work 1300 14th Ave Grafton WI 53024 Work Phone: 262.377.3516Website: The Arts Mill
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Work W62N580 Washington Ave Cedarburg WI 53012 Work Phone: 262.385.6166Website: Weber Arts
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Work N50 W5050 Portland Road Cedarburg WI 53012 Work Phone: 262.546.0300Website: Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts
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Work 318 Green Bay Road Cedarburg WI 53012 Work Phone: 262.377.2770Website: Ye Olde Schoolhouse
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