2018                  Selected for Rising Stars programme, New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham

 

2017 / 18           Artist in Residence at University for the Creative Arts, Farnham

 

2015 / 17           Masters Degree - Distinction in Textiles at University for the Creative Arts, Farnham  

 

2016                  Study: The Edward James Foundation, West Dean

                                        Overlays, Michael Brennand-Wood,

                                         Fusion and Transformation, Experimental Textiles, Michael Brennand-Wood

                                         Colour into Cloth, Carole Waller

                                         Paint & Screen Print textiles - Exploring Ideas, Carole Waller

 

                          Shortlisted for National Open Art 2016

                 

2015                   Study: Photoshop for textile design,  Sam Pickard, South Molton

                          Shortlisted for Sussex Artists Award

                          Shortlisted for Crafts Council Hothouse 5

                           

2014                   Study: The Edward James Foundation, West Dean

                                          Image transfer printing - the experimental surface, Eleanor Buffam

                                          Digitally printed textile design, Emma Burton

 

2013                    Study: The Edward James Foundation, West Dean

                                          Paper sculpting/pop-up engineering techniques, Paul Johnson

                                   

1985 / 89             Established a print studio designing my own collections and one-off commissions.                                                                                                          

                             Clients:   Liberty’s, Harvey Nichols, Tie Rack, Liberty's, Janet Fitch Gallery

                             Betsy Bunky Nini (New York), Echo Scarves (New York), Ice (Los Angeles)

                             

                             Winner of Surrey Young Career Woman of the Year Award

 

1981 / 84              B.A. Hons Printed Textiles. West Surrey College of Art & Design, Surrey

                             Winner of final year bursary prize for Fabrex, Olympia, London

 

1980 / 81               Foundation Year, Berkshire College of Art

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

             

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2018       New Horizons, Coast Gallery, Zhuhai, China (to Feb 2019)

               Beauty of Imperfection, Foyer Gallery, UCA Farnham (solo show)

               Continuum2, Menier Gallery, London Design Festival

               AiR 2018, Craft Study Centre, Farnham, Surrey

               Mottisfont Open 2018

               Explore Making, Hampshire & Berkshire Guild of Craftsmen, Stockbridge

               A Letter in Mind, National Brain Appeal, gallery@oxo, London

               THREAD - Festival of Contemporary Textiles, Farnham

               Rising Stars, New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham

 

2017        Eleven, Strand Gallery, London Design Festival

                MA Final Year show - University for the Creative Arts, Farnham

                Candid Arts Gallery, Islington, London

 

2016        ArtSpace at Lakeside 1000, Havant

               'Le Poème', The Atelier, Southsea

               Materiality & Process, Linear Gallery, UCA Farnham

               afterWARds Exhibition, Newport, Isle of Wight

 

2015        Sussex Artists Award -  Pallant House, Chichester  

              Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth  (solo showcase)    

               CAKE - Southampton City Art Gallery

 

2014        Vessels - Making Space, Havant

               Contemporary Makers Fair -  Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth

                Zodiac Gallery -  Portsmouth

                WWF +60 Earth Hour -  Portsmouth

 

2013        Effervescence -  The Edward James Foundation, West Dean

 

2000       Alphabet - Soho, London (solo show)

               St Lukes  Design Agency -  London (solo show)

                                           

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