Tag Archives: Art

Hemmed in Embroidery Exhibition

Embroidered car door by Severija In?irauskait?-Kriaunevi?ien? I’m delighted to be exhibiting as a part of the forthcoming Hemmed In embroidery exhibition at MK Gallery. The exhibition will present work from the 1930s to the present by over fifty practitioners, organised with the MK Embroiderers Guild and Jamie Chalmers, otherwise known as Mr X Stitch. Ranging […]

Bedford Mail Art Exhibition Photos

These photographs are of the Mail Art exhibition initiated by Marie-Louise plum as exhibited in Bedford on the 22 & 23 September 2012. This exhibition organised by Anne-Marie Stijelja followed a previous show that I curated for Marie at The Printhaus in Cardiff earlier this summer. The exhibition has since been exhibited in Lincoln as […]

Mary Smull’s Conceptual Needlepoint

I do like these conceptual needlepoint works by American textile artist Mary Smull. She imposes a set of strict rules on the way in which she completes the pre-packaged needlepoint kits: instead of following the instructions included in the kit, I make up my own formally based rules, and subject the contents of the kit […]