The Idea We all have memories of trips to the seaside both as children and as adults, often with our own children. Memories can be vague images, perhaps only recaptured briefly when our minds are jogged by something later: maybe by a similar place or by something much more transient like the quality of the […]
These are pieces I have made to a specific, pre-determined theme as described in the introduction to each piece.
I made this mixed media piece for an exhibition by the Meniscus Textile Artists, entitled “Poetic Licence”. Each member of the group based their creative work on a piece of poetry or prose that was important to them. I chose a song by David Bowie called “Five Years”. Released in 1972 on the album “The
Where Art Meets Science I made this piece for the City & Guilds Diploma in Creative Techniques and as part of an exhibition with fellow students for the Sewing for Pleasure show at the NEC in March 2012. I was subsequently asked to contribute an article for “Workbox” magazine which was published in July 2012