1962-2012: The 62 Group of Textile Artists celebrates 50 years at the forefront of innovation and creativity with the publication of ‘Radical Thread’, written and edited by Professor Lesley Millar. This book features the work and thoughts of 57 current members, as well as covering the history of the Group through a conversation between Jan Beaney, Jae Maries and Audrey Walker.

A must-have for anyone with a passion for textiles, ‘Radical Thread’ will be launched at ‘Interventions’, our forthcoming exhibition at Platt Hall, Gallery of Costume, Rusholme, Manchester on 13th January. For details on how to order, please see our Publications page. To look inside, click the link below http://issuu.com/directdesign/docs/radical_thread_sample?mode=window&viewMode=doublePage