Working towards ‘Material Matters’

I will be showing with wonderful ceramicist Bjork Haraldsdottir at the Landsdown Art Gallery in Stroud, Gloucestershire, in May 2019. The winter will be spent making new work for this. Further details in due course.

Dorset Artweeks May 26 – June 10 2018

I will be opening my studio for Dorset Artweeks, Venue 283 in the Artweeks Guide. Open every day, 10.30 – 4.30 except Thursdays, when closed. I am listed under textiles, but there will be lots of my prints too. Full details:    dorsetartweeks.co.uk  

Three pre-Christmas shows

This excellent group show of selected makers from Dorset opens this Friday, December 8th 2017. I will have prints and small tapestries here. A few other works of mine can currently be found in group shows at The Red Brick Building in Glastonbury, and ACE Arts in Somerton. Both lovely shows.

New Phase, Echoes, oh and Ceramic….

  New work is beginning to happen now. My long standing Mending themes are still there, but are moving on to something broader, more to do with fragility, and possibly memory. I begin by getting most of the yarn that I have dyed over the last 25 years for many different projects, and start working … Read more

The Continuous Thread continues, till 30th July

My show has been beautifully hung by Slade Centre Curator and Director, Anne Hitchock. Above is a small selection of the prints, plus one of the tiny tapestries, on show. Below another wall of tapestries. Many thanks to all who came to my talk yesterday in the gallery. Always so good to have conversations about … Read more

The Continuous Thread and Making Dorset; Full on July!

My show is now imminent. I have made a new series of prints, and I’m still working away at new small tapestries, my new large one ‘Big Stripes’ now finished. This is a detail: The weekend before my show opens, I will also be represented at the launch of an important new book:

The Continuous Thread and Making Dorset

Making new work to include with a retrospective show of tapestries and prints that will open at The Slade Centre in Gillingham on July 8th. Really looking forward to this – it will be the first time I have gathered together work from the past 20 years or more, and working with curator Anne Hitchcock … Read more