KAOS – KINGSTON ARTISTS OPEN STUDIOS IS HERE AGAIN

KAOS – KINGSTON ARTISTS OPEN STUDIOS IS HERE AGAIN

This year Kingston will be seeing over 100 artists, designers and makers open up their studios to the general public on the weekends of 10th/11th and 17th/18th June.  Come along to see a range of original art and design work including drawing, painting, printmaking,...
STITCHED PORTRAITS

STITCHED PORTRAITS

I’ve been using textile techniques to create a set of portraits of friends and local characters.  They range in size, from A2 (42 x 59cm) to A1 (59 x 84cm) and use applique, free machining and hand embroidery.
CANBURY ARMS WORK IN SITU

CANBURY ARMS WORK IN SITU

Work based on life at The Canbury Arms gastropub finally goes up in their garden room.  The Canbury Arms, Canbury Park Road, Kingston, KT2 6LQ                              ...
THE CANBURY ARMS ILLUSTRATIONS

THE CANBURY ARMS ILLUSTRATIONS

I’ve been busy creating a set of images that capture life at The Canbury Arms gastropub in Kingston.  The illustrations are printed at A1 scale (60 x 84cm) and will be displayed at the pub on Canbury Park Road, KT2 6LQ, in July for 3 months.  Thanks go to all...
FEELING NOSTALGIC

FEELING NOSTALGIC

I’ve been enjoying experimenting with combinations of old photos of me and my family with my mother’s textile designs of the 1950’s in the...
KINGSTON ARTISTS OPEN STUDIOS 2015

KINGSTON ARTISTS OPEN STUDIOS 2015

On 6th/7th and 13th/14th June, me and a bunch of other artists and designers will be opening our studios to the public for this year’s Kingston Artists Open Studios.  I’ll be showing a range of collograph and digital prints, and some textiles stuff too....
A-Z ILLUSTRATIONS

A-Z ILLUSTRATIONS

I’ve been working on a set of children’s A – Z illustrations that I hope to get published.  Here’s a sample. View the complete alphabet...
GOING POTTY

GOING POTTY

I’ve spent the last month going a bit potty, that is, being inspired by my friend’s collection of one-off ceramics.  A newly acquired printing press in the studio has led to a range of collagraph prints on both paper and fabric… View more pots...
KINGSTON STONES

KINGSTON STONES

A combination of two of my favourite places in Kingston – stones found by the River Thames and fabrics found in the John Lewis fabric...