Jen Swearington is available to teach, lecture, consult, and create as a visiting artist in an educational setting. Her workshop topics include fashion design and sewing, surface design including shibori and screen printing, and related art-making processes such as paper cutting, book arts, and mixed media. Contact us for more information.
Photos from Jen's 2014 2-week screen printing workshop at Penland School of Crafts.
Jen Swearington has crafted a creative living since 2003, operating Jennythreads, an independent handmade fashion studio in West Asheville, North Carolina. She is the author of Printing on Fabric: Techniques with Screens, Stencils, Inks, and Dyes published by Lark Crafts, has exhibited in Quilt National three times, is a former Arrowmont Resident Artist, and current member of the Southern Highland Craft Guild. She has taught at the Savannah College of Art and Design, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Penland School of Crafts, and Haywood Community College.