With a strong dedication to process and colour, Coeur De Lion Textiles believes that there is significant value in hand made craft pieces. Offering hand dyed and printed textiles, using itajime shibori; a traditional clamp resist dyeing technique, immersion and removal dyeing with contemporary practices of silk-screening. Coeur De Lion Textiles offers wholesale and retail products as well as custom design services and collaborations. Coeur De Lion products have been featured in television, magazines and numerous online articles.
Coeur De Lion Textiles is based out of Toronto, ON, Canada.
Stephanie Fortin graduated from NSCAD University with a BFA focused in textiles and art history as well as an illustration diploma from Sheridan Institute. Her practice has been predominantly working within shibori resist dyeing. Fortin has been an artist-in-residence in the Textile Studio at Harbourfront Centre since 2011. She has shown her work in exhibitions with NSCAD University, Harbourfront Centre, The National Ballet of Canada, Craft Ontario and the Design Exchange.