Nawal Gebreel

Textile Designer

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About Nawal


Nawal Gebreel is an innovative textile designer specialising in fabric manipulation and print.

She sells her work in Europe, America, Japan and Britain, to designers and established galleries, boutiques and craft fairs around the world. She uses a variety of techniques to produce pieces of great originality and visual appeal.

Nawal employs sumptuous fabrics and colours to luxurious effect.

Approach


Nawal's work is made individually with a variety of techniques, including screen-printing, hand pleating and fabric manipulation.

Nawal draws inspiration from geometric forms, Japanese "shibori" and paper-folding. Her work incorporates her own original creative interpretations of the arts and is always looking to innovate new techniques in fabrics and textiles.


Teaching


Nawal is an experienced teacher, having been a lecturer at Southport and Skelmersdale colleges and runs workshops and lesson for adults, children, those with “special needs” in museums, galleries and other private and public institutions.

She’s also an invited speaker to such the organisations as the WI and the Embroiderer’s Guild. Please get in touch if you would like Nawal to give an illustrated tallk.

Nawal also runs regular classes in watercolours, mixed media art, textiles, machine embroidery, for all abilities and experience (from complete beginners - to experienced) in Formby, Southport and Liverpool. Please contact her if you’d like to take part.