Giuseppina Sapia

Jo Sapia

Jo is a designer maker of Hand Woven textiles creating tactile and textured scarves and home textiles. Her products are made using the traditional skills of hand dyeing and hand weaving.

Inspired by architecture, surfaces, texture and colour her design process begins with a card winding.

Using yarns such as merino, lamb’s wool and pima cotton she creates a beautiful range of high quality hand woven textile products. Including scarves, both cotton and woolen for both men and women, cushions, baby blankets, shawls and small home gifts and cards.

Teaching

She also offers one to one tuition to anyone wanting to learn to learn how to weave.

Alongside her textile practice she is a Creative Workshop tutor running textiles and mix media workshops at the University for the Creative Arts, Farnham for young school children of all ages.