Tag Archives: Margate

Fantastically Inspiring Day at the ‘Matter of Material’ symposium, Turner Contemporary, Margate

Below I am posting my abstract from the Matter of Material Symposium which I took part in recently. The symposium, put together by UCA’s  Prof. Lesley Millar  accompanied the exhibition Entangled: Threads & Making, which has just finished at the Turner Contemporary.  It was a fantastically stimulating day, I really enjoyed the other speaker’s presentation’s, especially hearing from Freddie Robins in […]

Composition ideas for showing ‘Locus of the Dress’ work

I’ve been doing an extensive amount of sampling for the work that makes up  ‘LOCUS OF THE DRESS: AN INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL LANDSCAPE’.    I am now working out how it is most appropriately presented, so that I can embark on making up the final pieces. It brings together psychology and contemporary textile practice, (hand […]

Turner Contemporary Workshop to accompany Yinka Shonibare’s installation ‘The British Library’

  Turner Contemporary Workshop 24th & 25 th August BRITISH LIBRARY – YINKA SHONIBARE Turner Contemporary Margate This week I have been working with the Turner Contemporary devising and delivering creative sessions around the Yinka Shonibare exhibition Focusing on the installation ‘The British Library’ participants to the workshop were asked to contemplate their own history […]

‘Souvenir Handkerchief’ – Workshop, at Turner Contemporary

As part of the Grayson Perry Provincial Punk exhibition I will be running a family workshops on Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th August at the Turner Contemporary Gallery,  Margate. Using inspiration from Grayson’s exhibition and a day out in Margate we will be using dye sublimation printing to make a square handkerchief.  The technique is […]

H & A Magazine

The piece Erupted: Cocktail Dress  is featured in an article about the Textile Designer Maxine Sutton. The article in Homes & Antiques Magazine  March 2015 issue,  presents Maxine Sutton’s thoughtful and crafted textile practice and her beautiful house. I am delighted that Maxine has a piece of my work in her home . Visit Maxine’s shop  in […]