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About Jolanta Szymczyk

Textile and mixed media artist, photographer and business owner.

Urban Stories Wearable Art by Jolanta Szymczyk
Urban Stories © Jolanta Szymczyk

A native of Poland, exhibiting textile artist & photographer, former President of the Australian Textile Surface Design Association (Queensland), Flying Arts Alliance Inc Member, Fellow Member Institute of Learning Practitioners and Impress Studio Member Jolanta offers a truly unique, artisan focused travelling experience to share this magnificent country, rich in culture and old handmade textile traditions.

Combining local knowledge and creative network with long career background in business and skills development, photography, botanical illustration and textiles, Jolanta is bringing a once in a lifetime experience to anyone with a passion for culture, creativity and design.

Jolanta’s artisan tours are highly personalised and with a limit on group numbers. The tours available during European Spring and Autumn.

“Dear Jolanta. What a wonderful tour! We could not have got to know Poland and understand the culture without your inspiration. Guidance and your superb organisation. Loved every moment with the exciting and hands on activities, “absolutely fabulous”. With love and blessings.”

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