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Country of Birth : England
Resident : Bath, England
Title : Senior print tutor/ freelance textile artist
|Statement and research
interests: Reaction to intensity of colour and colour combinations in textiles
My research involves practical research into the effect on males and females, of and responses to colour. Reaction to intensity of colour and colour combinations are of particular interest.
I am producing physical pieces in the form of painted stripes in chosen colours and width combinations. These experiments are posted on the web for response.These trials are targeted to appeal/or to be rejected by each gender.
The responses are gathered from the posted images.
Pieces, which respond to these findings, are then produced and posted to illicit further reflection and development.
This research will eventually widen to explore further the effects of the 'successful' conclusions on sub divided gender groups i.e. elderly, teen, etc...
My research will be shared with textile design students when I lecture on the use, effect and effectiveness of colour.
The Craft of Handmade Paper (John Plowman)
The Finishing Touch (Michael Beazley)
Designers Guild (Pan)
Art of the stitch ’95
2008 Exhibiting and selling Indigo Paris
2007 Exhibiting and selling Indigo Paris
2003 Shirehall gallery Stafford
2001 Art of the Stitch Mall Galleries London & The Midlands Arts Birmingham.
Art of the Stitch Mall Galleries London & The Williamson Art Gallery Birkenhead
Artworks @ the Ironbridge
EU Office in Brussels , Belgium
2000 Vena Bunker Gallery Bristol
Vena Bunker Gallery Bristol
1999 Rufford Craft Centre Nottinghamshire
West Midlands Arts Birmingham.
Rufford Craft Centre Nottinghamshire
Chelsea Crafts - Work sold to Scandinavia , USA , France and UK
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