Janet McCallum

This is me (I'm the one on the right) and I am a graphic designer and textile artist living in north Dorset. These two occupations complement each other and I enjoy both. Sometimes the two overlap and my skills and experience give me a unique take on what a client requires. For instance, I design and layout The Quilter magazine for the Quilters' Guild of the British isles.


As a graphic designer, I specialise in complex educational books but I can design anything for print. I also create textile art for exhibitions and commissions, lecture and teach workshops around the country.


You can buy cards of some of my quilts from



I was juried into the 'Fine Art Quilt Masters' at the Festival of Quilts at the NEC Birmingham, in August 2013 with a wholecloth quilt, Pebble beach, see below right.





Graphic Designer & Contemporary Art Quilter

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After the Rainbow, left, won a Judges Choice, Festival of Quilts 2016, Lotus, below won a Judges Choice 2008 and Pebble Beach, right, was juried in to Fine Art Quilt Masters at FoQ 2013.

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Above, the cover of The Quilters' Guild calendar features Estuary, a wholecloth quilt painted with thickened dyes. Portal is also featured on the July page.