About the Book
The Fabric of Life documents the textile memory books created by people with learning disabilities and older people in Newcastle and Durham over a period of 5 months.
Edited by Omi Pharncote and Beverley Holmes-Wright - two artists who are the founders of Northern Seams CIC.
Omi is a feltmaker who likes to make Art books out of felt.. She is part of the Garden Shed and has her studio at National Trust, Gibside in Gateshead. She has 4 children, a very large dog, makes her own bread, hoola hoops and enjoys walking the very large dog.