Author Archives: morwennacatt

About morwennacatt

Artist / designer / illustrator

Touch and Flow workshops: Gawthorpe Textile collection

I’ve just completed a rather lovely project in Burnley called Touch and Flow.  I was asked to facilitate a series of hand stitch workshops with a group of carers and to give them the opportunity to explore the Gawthorpe Hall … Continue reading

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International Textile Biennial, Belgium

Its been a pretty hectic couple of weeks with a lot of travelling, in the UK, in Belgium and in Norway.  Some fab workshops with some lovely people (more about that another time) and some really interesting projects and exhibitions … Continue reading

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Some Very Peculiar Props to Help Save Our Precious Waterways.

I’ve just delivered an unusual commission for Friends of Bradford Becks (F.O.B.B).  It’s a collapsible ‘soft’ sculpture of a washing machine / house, complete with guttering, pipework and frogs! All the sides zip together, the roof is detachable and the … Continue reading

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New Year Hares.

Here’s my first drawing of the New Year. I hope that 2017 will be mellow and kinder than 2016…  sending best wishes to  anyone that follows my ramblings and doodlings x

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The Snow Queen

I’ve had a really lovely illustration job over the last couple of weeks. I’ve been putting together a poster + thinking about design for a production of The Snow Queen.  Q20 Theatre will be presenting their interpretation of the Hans … Continue reading

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Threads Exhibition at Salisbury Art Centre + Avebury Stone Circle.

    I took a trip down to Salisbury the other day to deliver my work to Salisbury Art Centre. Their open exhibition this year is a textile based extravaganza and I’m really pleased to have some work selected – … Continue reading

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Sweethearts at The Shire Hall Gallery, Stafford

I went down to the Shire Hall Gallery in Stafford a couple of weeks ago to deliver my Sweethearts installation.  The gallery are commemorating the 1914 – 18 war with two exhibitions of work; my “Sweethearts” piece and “Lost Generation” … Continue reading

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Animal Spirit Masks with Airedale Young Embroiderers Guild

It’s taken me a while to get round to updating my blog so as usual, like buses, all mine will turn up at once!  I was lucky to be invited back for a second year to work with the fantastic … Continue reading

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Spirit Animal Shaman headdresses for SIRF Carnival Parade

I’ve had a bit of a thing for the folkloric and the shamanic in my own work of late.  When I was given Shangri-La as my section on this years SIRF carnival parade I jumped at the chance of making … Continue reading

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A Disco Dragon + some goofy lions for SIRF Carnival

I spent this afternoon adding some last minute frou-frou to this incredibly glitzy disco Dragon.  He’ll be parading with a youth group in the Stockton on Tees carnival parade tomorrow.  Also a pair of last minute, rather goofy looking lion … Continue reading

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