Embroidery Background 1988 – 2009

Following completion of her C&G in Creative Embroidery in 1988 she exhibited at the Embroidery’88 at the Commonwealth Institute and in 1990 at British Ecclesiastical Embroidery at St Pauls Cathedral and then followed by exhibitions throughout the country. She holds the Adult Education Teaching Certificate and taught LA and C&G classes for many years as well as over 200 articles for Magazines and chapters in books. She founded and led the ‘Images in Stitch” embroidery workshop and was Chairman, twice and Secretary once of the Hertfordshire Branch of the Embroiderers’ Guild.

Artist Books and Print 2010 – to date – Major Events

2010 ‘Pages’ International Book Fair Leeds University with PagePaperStitch
‘Paper’ Keighley Arts Factory
‘On and Off the Wall’ Platform Gallery
2011 ‘Pages’ International Book Fair Leeds University with PagePaperStitch
North Yorkshire Open Studios
2012 ‘Pages’ International Book Fair Leeds University with PagePaperStitch
North Yorkshire Open Studios
UNESCO Book Project Armenia
Art in the Pen, Skipton
‘TEXT’ Farfield Mill with PagePaperStitch
Art in the Pen, Skipton with PagePaperStitch
2013 ‘To the Letter’ Platform Gallery
Silverdale Art Trail
‘Bookmarks’ Signature Gallery
Sheffield University International Artists’ Book Prize
‘Pages’ International Book Fair Leeds University with PagePaperStitch
Art in the Pen, Skipton with PagePaperStitch
2014 ‘The Printed Page’ Abecedarian Gallery Denver USA
‘Fold” Farfield Mill with PagePaperStitch
Manchester Artists’ Book Fair
‘Lacemakers’ Stables Gallery Twickenham
‘Artists’ Books’ Riverside Gallery London
‘Behold’ Masham Gallery
‘Pages’ International Book Fair Leeds University with PagePaperStitch
Art in the Pen, Skipton with PagePaperStitch
North Yorkshire Open Studios
2015 ‘The Printed Page’ Abecedarian Gallery Denver USA
BABE, Bristol Artists’ Book Fair
Printfest Ulveston
‘Fusion’ Arteria Gallery Lancaster
The Lime Gallery, Settle
The Great Print Exhibition Rheged Cumbria
‘Pages’ International Book Fair Leeds University with PagePaperStitch
North Yorkshire Open Studios
2016 ‘Pages’ Book Fair, Leeds with PagePaperStitch
Green Door Art Trail
Saltaire MakersFair
‘Turn the Page’ Norwich
Liverpool Artists’ Book Fair
Art in the Pen Skipton with PagePaperStitch
‘Cornucopia VII’ Abecedarian Gallery, Denver USA
PaperScissors Book, Northern Lights
‘Organics’ Exhibition Gallery57 Arundel
Leeds Print Fair
Sheffield Print Fair
2017 ‘Pages’ Book Fair, Leeds with PagePaperStitch
Printfest Ulveston
BABE, Bristol Artists’ Book Fair
Saltaire Makers Fair
North Yorkshire Open Studios
Leeds Print Fair
Art in the Pen Skipton with PagePaperStitch

Her work held in the collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum, The Tate Library Hertfordshire CC and the Universities of Northampton, Sheffield and Kentucky and Temple USA.