Gunnel Hag

Gunnel Hag prints all the fabrics for her quilts, and loves using ordinary objects to create patterns. She makes learning to use colour and texture on fabric a fun and inspirational experience.

Leaf Printing - On Demand Class

Ever wanted to bring your garden indoors? Now you can! Learn how to create prints from actual leaves. In this class you will explore 'growing' them on your cloth in splendid colour. Print pillow cases, napkins, scarves, clothing, you name it.

Make Your Mark - On Demand Class

Explore the use of pigments and paint on fabric. In easy-to-follow steps I will show you how to make stamps and how to paint and print your way to fabulous cloth. You will manipulate texture and colour with the goal of establishing your own unique line of fabrics. Imagine the opportunity for creating personal statements on fabrics that you can use in your textile projects.

More About Gunnel Hag

Gunnel Hag studied Textiles in Stockholm, Sweden and London, England.

Her clothing and interior fabrics have been represented at International Design exhibitions. She has received many grants and awards for her work.

For over 30 years she has owned and operated Trees Textile Designers and Printers in Toronto, printing fabrics for costumes for film and theatre companies in Canada and the United States.

Gunnel was a professor in the Textile Studio at Sheridan College, School of Crafts and Design in Oakville, Ontario for twelve years. She was a visiting lecturer at the National Institute of Design in Ahmedabad, India. She is an enthusiastic, innovative and creative
teacher, who offers unique inspirational workshops and lectures.

Gunnel has published two books: ‘Creating Texture’ and ‘Creating Texture: Soft Textures’.

Her concern with health and safety, both in her studio and in the classroom, has led Gunnel to actively promote the water based Colour Vie
Pigment System for the past twenty years.