Meet Alison

Alison Dean Cowitz has had a fulfilling 20-year career as a graphic designer, working in Australia and Canada. For the past 10 years, she has been evolving into a full-time fibre artist; displaying an award-winning ability to transform photographic images into fabric art. Alison designs and executes these works by stitching together commercial fabrics and her own hand-dyed varieties. She has recently directed her artistic focus towards story telling, humour, irony and conceptual interpretation.

Alison feels unique in the work she does and dedicates her time creating and selling one-of-a-kind designs with her own dyed fabrics. Distinguishing herself as that One Stray Pin.

Affiliations

Fibre Artist Network

Canadian Quilters’ Association

Studio Art Quilt Associates

Surface Design Association