Education.

1968. B.Sc. honours in Pharmacy, Strathclyde University.

1986. City and Guilds Embroidery, Preston College.

2015. B.A. honours 1st class in Creative Practice. Manchester Metropolitan University.

 

Group Memberships.

Reveal:6

Selected Exhibitions.

2018: Craft Open Exhibition, Platform Gallery, Clitheroe, Lancs

2017: Craft Open Prizewinners Exhibition, Platform Gallery, Clitheroe, Lancs

           Another View, Prism Textiles at the RBSA Gallery, Birmingham.

           Another View, Prism Textiles, Hoxton Arches, London       

2016: Craft Open Exhibition, Platform Gallery, Clitheroe, Lancs.  Prize for Innovation.

           Fracture, Prism Textiles, Hoxton Arches. London.

           Traces at Fenton House, London.

           Traces, Reveal:6 at Sunny Bank Mills, Farsley, Leeds.

2015: Degree Show, Manchester Metropolitan University.

          Foyer Display, Platt Hall, Manchester.

2014: Scenes of Change, L'Aiguille en Fete, Paris.

          Irregularities. Stockport Art Gallery. 

          Coded : Decoded, The Mall Galleries, London and The K & S Show, London, Dublin and Harrogate.

          Calm During the Storm, Letchworth Arts Centre

2013: Liminal, Prism Textiles, The Mall Galleries, London.

          12th Ramster Embroidery Exhibition. Surrey.

2012: The Climate is Changing, Farfield Mill, Sedbergh.

          Hidden Places, Prism Textiles. The Mall Galleries, London.

          Unfolding Stories, Reveal, The K & S Show, London, Dublin and Harrogate.

          Prism @ Whitstable, Whitstable Museum and Gallery.

2011: The Climate is Changing, North Light Gallery, Huddersfield.

          11th Ramster Embroidery Exhibition, Surrey.

          Up Close : In Detail, Prism Textiles, The Mall Galleries London.

          Reveal : Unfolding Stories, Farfield Mill, Sedbergh. 

2010: The Climate is Changing, Museo del Tessuto, Prato, Italy. A travelling exhibition moving on to Wuppertal, Gottingen, Halle, Dresden, And            Forchheim, Germany.

           Evoke, Evolve, Expand, Prism Textiles, The Mall Galleries, London.

2009: 10th Ramster Embroidery Exhibition, Surrey.

            Headline : Sense of the Moment, Prism Textiles, The Mall Galleries, London.

2008: Overlay, Prism Textiles, The Mall Galleries, London.

2007: Prism, The Mall Galleries,London.

           9th Ramster Embroidery Exhibition.

          Riches of Stitches, Bilston Craft Centre and Bankfield Museum.

          Reveal, Bankfield Museum, Halifax.

2006: Prism, The Mall Galleries, London.

2005: Prism, The Mall Galleries, London.

          8th Ramster Embroidery Exhibition, Surrey.

2004: Prism, The Mall Galleries, London.

          Riches of Stitches, Collins Gallery, Glasgow.

2003: Prism, The Mall Galleries, London.

          High Places, Stockport Art Gallery.

          Reflex, Prism, Cajobah, Birkenhead.

          7th Ramster Embroidery Exhibition.

2001: Prism, Congress House, London.

          The Spirit of the Place- Interpretations of a National Trust Garden, Assembly Rooms, Bath and Ramster., Surrey.

2000: Prism, Congress House, London.

           Feltworks with Yurt, Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

           Riches of Stitches, Herbert Art Gallery, Coventry.

Pre 2000 highlights.

1999: Embroidery for Gardeners, Tokoyo, Curated by Thomasina Beck.

1996: Anchor Award Exhibition, Germany.

1995:The Art of the Stitch, Commonwealth Institute, London and Whitworth Gallery Manchester.

1994: Modernes Stickdesign, Amstricterhaus, Schwartzenbeck, Germany

1992: Anchor Award Exhibition, Germany.

1987: First prize in the Anchor/ Embroiderers Guild national competition on the theme "Underwater".