Textile artist, knitter, weaver, workshop leader

This blog includes my textile art and other projects. It includes details of forthcoming workshops and events.

I hope you enjoy!

11th September 2014

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Preparing a sample for forthcoming Indian Summer weaving workshop.  More details coming soon.

Preparing a sample for forthcoming Indian Summer weaving workshop. More details coming soon.

Tagged: weavingpegloompegloom weavingcraftstextilesIndian summerMake Escapecolourcolor

8th September 2014

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Knitting a blanket on large circular needles.

I’m using neutral yarns in mega chunky weight, together with strands of yarn in double-knitting weight.

Knitting a blanket on large circular needles.

I’m using neutral yarns in mega chunky weight, together with strands of yarn in double-knitting weight.

Tagged: knittingyarntextilescraftscraftblanket

31st August 2014

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Making collage in the garden using experiments with printing. A few minutes later the pieces blew away, but I managed to retrieve them.

Making collage in the garden using experiments with printing. A few minutes later the pieces blew away, but I managed to retrieve them.

Tagged: collageartprinting

30th August 2014

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Still warm enough to knit outdoors - for how much longer? …

Still warm enough to knit outdoors - for how much longer? …

Tagged: knittingtextilescraftsyarnstripesblanket

30th August 2014

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Holiday sketchbook

Holiday sketchbook

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30th August 2014

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Holiday sketchbook

I didn’t take many holiday photos when I was in Palma de Mallorca this year. Instead, I used my sketchbook to record the holiday. Here are some peeks - collage, sketches, painting and stitching.

Tagged: sketchbookartPalmastitchingpaintingcollageholiday

19th August 2014

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More knitting in King Cole Riot Chunky - love these shades!

More knitting in King Cole Riot Chunky - love these shades!

Tagged: knittingtextilescraftspinkyarn

18th August 2014

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From my sketchbook - painting on calico

Tagged: arttextilespaintingabstract

15th August 2014

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Stitching by the pool

Stitching by the pool

Tagged: stitchingembroiderytextilesartcrafts

13th August 2014

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Necklace - finger-knitted using Trapillo extra - recycled fabric tape.

Tagged: knittingfinger-knittingtextilescraftsjewellerynecklace

12th August 2014

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From my sketchbook - painting and collage inspired by my visit to Fundació Pilar i Joan Miró

Tagged: sketchbookartMirópaintingcollage

12th August 2014

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Fundació Pilar i Joan Miró

Pictures from this museum, showing Miró’s studio and workshops. I could spend ages here, I think I will go again …

Tagged: Fundació Pilar i Joan Miró

11th August 2014

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Knitting on the balcony

Knitting on the balcony

Tagged: knittingyarncraftsstripesblanketcolourcolortextiles

10th August 2014

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Weaving by Joan Miró and Josep Royo, Fundació Pilar i Joan Miró a Mallorca

Tagged: weavingtextilesartcraftsJoan MiróJosep Royo

9th August 2014

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Knitting a blanket of many colours in garter stitch.

Knitting a blanket of many colours in garter stitch.

Tagged: knittingtextilescraftscolourcoloryarnblanket