Helen Ashton

Helen Ashton

“Textiles and cards inspired by plants and wildlife”

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About Helen Ashton

Helen Ashton

Hand and machine embroidered textile birds, flowers and more


I have been working with textiles for the last ten years - using hand embroidery, applique, painting and other techniques to produce my work.

My garden, although quite small, is full of birds and bees, probably because it has that natural, wild (overgrown) look about it.

I work from home in a little room, which may look disorganised but I know where everything is .... I make birds,bees and other insects, in fact anything inspired by nature, although birds are my favourites.

Recently I have started to create layered textile pieces of work featuring birds and their habitats - something I have thought about for some time.

I welcome commissions for any of the above items, including house portraits, and can personalise most items - just contact me to share your ideas.

Thanks for your interest and support

Helen x