COCKPIT ARTS OPEN STUDIOS
14 (6-9pm) 15 -16 (11am-6pm) June 2013
18-22 Creekside, London, SE8 3DZ
Art in Action
18-21 July 2013, Wheatley, Oxfordshire
Top Drawer Autumn
15-17 September, Olympia, London
Types of Works
Known for her botanical prints, printing directly from cuttings taken from a wide range of plants. She is inspired by the English countryside, and hand prints her designs onto fabric in her London studio.
Shibori and More – Solo exhibiton, Cowslip Workshops, Cornwall
Layers – New Horizons Textile Group, Thaxted
In Our Own Right – Anglia Textile Works, Thaxted
Unexpected Pleasures – Joint exhibition with June Barnes at Festival of Quilts, Birmingham
Theme and Variations – Anglia Textile Works, Knitting and Stitching Shows
Shibori and More – PIQF, Santa Clara, USA
Working the Surface – PIQF, Santa Clara, USA
Passage – with 5 (Textile Group), Espace Bonnefoy, Toulouse, France
In Continuum – Solo Exhibition, Forge Mill Needle Museum, Redditch
Under African Skies – Quilt Museum & Gallery, York
Landscapes – New Horizons Textile Group, Cowslip Workshops, Launceston
Highlights – London Quilters, Swiss Cottage Library, London
Pegged Out Challenge – Quilts in the Garden, Uttoxeter
The Festival of Quilts – NEC, Birmingham
Contemporary Quilts – Rio Patchwork Design – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Pearls, Pearls, Pearls – Quilt Museum & Gallery, York
Landscape – New Horizons Textile Group, Wimpole Hall, Cambridge
Working the Surface – Solo Exhibition at Festival of Quilts and the Knitting & Stitching Shows
Inspiration of a Nation – New Horizons Textile Group, Luton Museum
30 – Marsh Quilters, Wanstead, London
Hever Quilt Show – Hever Castle, Kent
Beyond Blue – Loch Lomond Quilt Show
Charles Henry Foyle Winners New Work – Forge Mill Needle Museum
2nd Salon Mediterranean de Patchwork – Port Bacares, France
The Festival of Quilts – NEC, Birmingham
Textiles in Focus – New Horizons Textile Group, Cottenham
Alchemy – New Horizons Textile Group. The Patchwork Association, Minerva Gallery, Llanidloes, Wales
Alchemy – New Horizons Textile Group. Cowslip Workshop, Launceston
Inspired To Stitch – New Horizons Textile Group. Stockwood Discovery Centre, Luton
Midsomer Quilting Exhibition – Radstock Museum, Somerset
Kunstladen – Teachers Exhibition, Fano Quilt Festival, Denmark
Alchemy – New Horizons Textile Group, Wimpole Hall, Cambridge
World Shibori Network – Knitting & Stitching Show, Harrogate
Textiles in Focus – Cottenham
Society of Designer Craftsmen – Mall Galleries, London
Artist in Residence – Abbots Hill School, Hemel Hempstead
Transitions – New Horizons Textile Group, Art Van Go Studio, Knebworth
Featured Artist and Teacher – Waterloo County Quilt Festival, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Voyage of Discovery – Quiltitude, Centre for European Patchwork, Salles d’Aude, France
Festival of Quilts – NEC, Birmingham
Transitions – New Horizons Textile Group, Festival of Quilts, Birmingham
Surface Tension – Odyssey Textile Group, Knitting & Stitching Shows, London and Harrogate
4 x 4 – With Annette Claxton, Jennifer Hollingdale and Grit Traum, Hall Place, Bexley, Kent
Artist in Residence – Art Van Go Open studios event, Knebworth
Hand dyed shibori fabrics.
Liberating Log Cabin by Janice Gunner Published in the UK by Attitude Indigo Publications.
Shibori for Textile Artists by Janice Gunner Published in the UK by Anova/Batsford, in the USA by Kodansha and in German by Haupt Switzerland.
- The Quilter
- Popular Patchwork
- Patchwork and Quilting
- Quilters’ Newsletter
- International Quilting Times
- Quilts International
2013 ‘tea by the Silver, Resin, Thames’ Studio Fusion Gallery, Oxo Tower
2013 mixed summer show, Byard Art, Cambridge
2013 Summer tumblr, Garden Museum london
2012 Dazzle, London
2012 Designer showcase, Stockport Art Gallery
2012 Christmas at Smiths Row
2012 Summer crafts, Babylon Gallery, Ely, Cambridgeshire
2010 Crafts at Bovey Tracy, Devon
2010 Jam, Windsor
2009 Festival of Crafts, Farnham Maltings, Surrey.
2009 Made 09, Brighton Craft fair.
2008 Jewellery Showcase, Ferrers Gallery, Staunton Harold, Leicestershire Nov-Jan
2008 Objects of Desire, Chapel Gallery, Ormskirk Nov-Jan
2008 ACJ Regional group exhibition, Haddenham Galleries, Cambridgeshire. Sept-Nov
2008 Leeds Craft and Design Centre Gallery, May.
2008 Dazzle, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Manchester
2008 ‘Not for all the tea in China’ Lakeside Arts Centre, Nottingham. April-August
2008 Drawing Breath, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol Jan 27th-March 2nd.
2007 Decadence, 12th Nov-12th Jan 08. RBSA Gallery, Birmingham
2007 Lustre, 9th-11th November, Nottingham University
2007 Dazzle, Merchant Square, Glasgow. Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh. National Theatre, London.
2007 Selling showcase, Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre, Cwmbran, Torfaen.
2006 Flux, Brilliantly Birmingham, UCE, Birmingham.
2006 Crafts at Bovey Tracey, Devon
2006 Platform Graduate Exhibition, Bury St Edmunds Art Gallery.
2005 N.A.M.E Graduate Fair, Leamington Spa.
2005 London Metropolitan University summer show. New Designers Islington business centre.
9th November-25th Jan 2014, ‘Stars at Christmas’ Studio Fusion Gallery, Oxo tower.
Knit, Embroidery, Silver work
2013 splendid stitches, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE COUNTY MUSEUM, aylesbury.
2012/2013 Hemmed In: Embroidery and Needlework from MK and Beyond. MK Gallery, Milton Keynes.
2012 ‘Embroiderers’ Guild Scholar’ The Knitting and Stitching Show, Alexandra Palace, London.
2012 ‘Embroiderers’ Guild Scholar’ The Knitting and Stitching Show, Harrogate International Centre, Harrogate.
2012 ‘Found’ exhibition, Unit twelve, stafford.
2012 Magnificent stitches, Guildford house gallery.
2012 lost & found exhibition, the beetroot tree gallery. Draycott, derbyshire.
2011 The Collective, LCB Depot, Leicester.
2010 UK YOUNG ARTISTS,University of Derby,Markeaton Street,Derby.
2010 The DegreeArt.com Signature Art Awards 2010, London.
2009 ‘Graduate showcase’The Knitting & Stitching Show Harrogate , International Halls.
2009 ‘Graduate showcase’ The Knitting & Stitching Show Dublin.
2009 New Designers, Business Design Centre , London.
2007 London Artist Book Fair, LCA, London.
Cushions, framed, Lighting, Accessories, fabric design, Installations
Recycled and reclaimed materials, usually printed materials, Embroidery, plastic carrier bags, newspapers.
Current & Future Exhibitions / Events
The Allendale Forge Studios, Allendale Village, Northumberland. A range of original textile mixed media art, giclee prints and handmade cards.
Links Art Gallery, Dukes Walk, Whitley Bay. A mix of original textile art, mixed media pieces, box canvas paintings & cards.
North East Art Collective Gallery, Eldon Gardens, Newcastle Upon Tyne. Selection of original mixed media textile art and giclee prints.
The Found Gallery, ‘Solace Found’ mixed media textile art, Spring Show, 84 High Street Dunbar East Lothian EH42 1JH, Scotland.
Faux Workshop & Gallery, ‘Sand Haze’ mixed media textile art, 70 The Broadway, Leigh on Sea, Essex, SS9 1AE.
Past Exhibitions / Events
Hexham Design Week – Dickinsons Furnishers Ltd – Allendale Forge Studios Team, 8 June 2013, I will be showcasing my handmade vintage brooches, accessories & textile artwork alongside other Allendale Forge Studio artists / makers.
The Network Artists Art Tour – Hexham Abbey, 8-30 June 2013 with artists in residence dates: 8/9, 15/16, 22/23, 29/30 June, Hexham, Northumberland. Mixed media textile art pieces in framed, canvas and wallhanging formats. Prints, handmade accessories and cards.
The Network Art Tour Showcase – Queens Hall, 8/6 – 20/7 2013, ‘Rain onto Dunes’ and ‘Tranquil’, mixed media textile art pieces, Beaumont Street, Hexham, Northumberland.
The RNLI Grace Darling Museum, 26 May – 2 June 2013 ‘Into the Storm’, mixed media textile art. Inspired by Grace Exhibition, Bamburgh, Northumberland.
Mick Oxley Gallery, Craster Village, Northumberland. Original textile wallhangings ‘Harbour Rocks and ‘Sea and Shoreline’. (Harbour Rocks , Sea & Shoreline both sold).
The Allendale Forge Studios, 1-28 February 2013, Somewhere Over The Rainbow Exhibition, Allendale Village, Northumberland.
The Allendale Forge Studios, December 2012 – January 2013,Winter Exhibition, Allendale Village, Northumberland. Original Textile & Mixed Media artworks.
Drift – August – December 2012, Art, Gifts & Crafts shop, Main St, Seahouses. A mix of original box canvas paintings, original textiles and giclee prints.
Linden Hall Craft & Food Fair, October 21 2012, Linden Hall, Northumberland.
Mix of textiles, haberdashery, paper, paint, embroidery and beadwork.
original art, prints, garments, accessories and cards
Mixed media, embroidery, paint
2011 a new hook, 29 April – 24 July, museum Bellerive, Zurich
2011 Unravel / knitwear in fashion. 16.03 – 14.08, MOMU, Antwerp (BE)
2010 DMY, design festival berlin, 9 – 13 June
2010 IMM cologne, the dutch corner, January
2009 Talent milan, spazio rossana orlandi , Milan, 22 – 26 April
2009 Design Auction Pierre Berge & Associes, salle des beaux-arts, Brussels, 26th April
2009 Knitted worlds, textielmuseum, Tilburg, 14 March – 14 June
2009 heimtextil, Frankfurt, Germany
2008 TALENT 2008, Designhuis, Eindhoven
2008 Graduation Galleries Design Academy Eindhoven
2008 Design September, STILL, Design Academy, Brussels
2008 Superstore05, Modefabriek, Amsterdam
Large scale Knit
2010 FRAME, issue 72
2010 Het Parool, January 22th, PS wonen, NL
2009 R2, #17, IT
2009 GQ, november issue, south africa
2009 Interiors, issue 12, Korea
2009 MR, issue 7, Hong Kong
2009 Viewpoint, #24, UK
2009 Details, august, USA
2009 Wallpaper*, soft furnishings by Peter Saville and Nick Knight, UK, July
2009 NRC handelsblad, NL, June 6
2009 Surface #78, USA, May
2009 Interiorworld #76, South Korea, April
2009 Tatlin news 1/49/68, Russia, April
2009 F5, Russia, March
2009 Surface 05, China, March
2009 Beijing daily, China, March 03
2009 Casa Claudia, Portugal, February
2009 Design@home, France, February
2009 Eigen Huis en Interieur no2, February
2009 JC report, February
2009 efashion, china, February
2009 Mankind//mag, February
2009 ICON, issue 066, December
2008 Blend no38, December
2008 Items no6. Examenselectie, December
2008 nrc next, October 20 click
Simple, ProjectB Gallery, Milan, Italy
New works, NextLevel Galerie, Paris, France
Time elapsed, Lobmeyr, Vienna, Austria
Demonstration, NextLevel Galerie, Paris, France 2009
Unusual Context, NextLevel Galerie, Paris, France
mdf wall pieces, mdf functional shapes, slats, type cast chair, pendulum, daylights, blur, little boats, seven dials, kvadrat, sun dial, extrusion, abstraction, 1:4 bowls, lobmeyr, yachiyo, gridlock, receipt paper vessels, alvin, market table
Paper, Concrete, Jeweller, Porcelain.
handmade felt, bright silks, coloured buttons, resins, ribbons and beads, Silver.
Reckless Necklace, Hearts and Flowers, Beautiful Blighty, Feed the birds.