Tag Archives: fiber art

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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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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New work. Augury: Birds for the Eyes of the Shaman

Here are some photos of new work.  “Augury: Birds for the Eyes of the Shaman” Textiles are a potent signifier of human experience for me and this piece is a product of my ‘other’ life in Norway, where I spend … Continue reading

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Through Our Hands textile magazine

There’s an article about textile taxidermy in here (p45). I’m mentioned in it along with Mr Finch, Polly Morgan and some other splendid folk. The written information about my work has been pulled from other sources and isn’t so relevant … Continue reading

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A new Shaman Bird – Pig Iron

Yesterday I delivered a small flock of Shaman Birds to The Wishbone Gallery in Grassington. They’ll be in a group show called ‘Wonder: An exhibition for the Curious” that starts this Saturday.

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Full Flush Freddie

A new embroidered bird.

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