Venue 42
3 St Edwards Close,
York, YO24 1QB

I am inspired by studying the natural world and recording my responses to places and things in drawings and photographs. The textures, colours, shapes and feelings captured in these observations form the starting points for my work but often the textiles themselves as I work with them reshape and redefine the look and feel of the final pieces.

I also take commissions for scarves, shawls and shades. These will be personalised for your requirements either for yourself or as special gifts. Contact me by email and I will arrange a socially distanced dialogue with you at my studio in Dringhouses, York. 

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Family Locked Down (2020). 36 x 30 cm. Wool base, embellishing and machine embroidery in a range of fibres, mounted on a canvas stretcher. 

I Need to Get Out (2020). 36 x 30 cm. Wool base, embellishing and machine embroidery in a range of fibres, mounted on a canvas stretcher. 

Uzbek and Indian Silk Shawl. 140 x 55 cm. Warm but beautifully light, silks and fine merino wools nuno felted to make a sumptuous surface. 

Ponge Silk and Sari Silk Ribbons Scarf. 150 x 30 cm. Shimmers in the sunlight, a stunning scarf to wear over a plain dress or coat. 

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Cherry Glass Candle Holders or Vases nested in nuno felted covers of fine silks and wools and embellished with shells or beads. Unique Christmas gifts.

Large - 15 cm high x 12 cm diameter
Medium - 12 cm high x 10 cms diameter

Small - 8 cm high x 6 cm diameter

Turquoise Glass Candle Holders or Vases nested in nuno felted covers of fine silks and wools and embellished with shells or beads. Unique Christmas gifts.

18 cm high x 8cm diameter 

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Bassenthwaite Lake at Dawn Tablelamp Shade (2020). 21 x 30 cm. Calico base with fabric paint landscape, embellished with machine embroidery texture. Commissions taken