Textiles, illustration and prints by Ruth Blackford

This website contains a sample of Ruth’s work that reflects her diverse range of approaches for a variety of projects.


Originally trained in textiles, I have worked extensively as a print and embroidery designer for fashion. More recently I've enjoyed working across the fields of illustration, printmaking and textile art.

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It’s been a busy few months, so busy I’ve not had time to keep this blog updated. So here’s ONE BIG POST summarizing what I’ve been up to…..keep scrolling down to view it all. I was commissioned to create the book covers for Canbury... read more