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Juliette Eckel lives as a Surface Designer and Fiber Artist in Germany.
After studying Arts and Literature, she became a teacher of Literature in adult education. In the beginning of the 80th she started with traditional Patchwork as a hobby. In year 2000 she extended her quilting by adding techniques like dying and printing and surface desgin.

After having worked with fabric and stitches for a long time, she started to work mixed media, integrating paper, wax and rust in her artwork.

In her work she combines text and image, old and new materials and techniques to extraordinary expressive textile art.
She teaches and exhibits regularly at home and abroad.