Val Tooms is a textile artist who now enjoys making 3D items such as vases and masks from silk fibres.
As an embroiderer and textile artist herself Val Toombs understands the needs and desires of this group and through her company Silk Sacks aims to meet those needs.
Hand-dyed or natural you are able to purchase a wide variety of fibres and products from her site and you can also watch her short workshop here on the site on how to make silk paper.
What Val says about Silk Sacks
A wide and exciting range
We offer a exciting large range of natural and rainbow dyed silk fibres catering for the needs of a variety of applications. Ideal for embroidery, silk paper making, felting and for use in other craft activities.
Our wide range of hand dyed fibres are vibrant in colour, offering the opportunity for you to enhance your work in a positive way.
Understanding your needs
As holders of City and Guild certificates in embroidery we understand the needs of textile artists. We offer personal visits to your Association, Club or Guild if within a reasonable distance of our base in Alton, Hampshire.
If you are interested in arranging or attending a workshop please do not hesitate to contact us.