Faculty Profile for Jacqui Clarkson
Haliburton School of The ArtsJacqui Clarkson is a threads and fibre artist and teacher working with guilds and needlework shops in the US and Canada. She has actively taught over 30 years at cross-stitch festivals, trade shows, needlework shops, the Embroiderers Guild of America, and the American Needlepoint Guild at its national seminars. Jacqui has authored correspondence courses, cyber-workshops, and numerous articles for needlework magazines and has participated in writing for books dealing with different aspects of needlework. Commissions have included ornaments for the Christmas Tree in the White House, needlework pieces in support of World Aids Day, and private commissions. Jacqui teaches various skills levels and encourages her students to explore techniques, exchange ideas and always loves to share her love of stitchery.