Exhibitions in 2016

24 Mar - 10 Apr 2016

Exhibition with Susan Denton and Cherry Vernon-Harcourt
Cowslip Workshops, Launceston, Cornwall
Link: www.cowslipworkshops.co.uk

2 - 16 Apr 2016

Journeys - New Horizons Textile Group
Letchworth Community Museum, Hertfordshire

2 - 5 Jun 2016

Journeys - New Horizons Textile Group
The Guild Hall, Thaxted, Essex

17 - 19 Nov 2016

Osaka Quilt Show
Japan

Awards and Honours

The Amy Emms MBE Award for Services to Quilting

Honorary Member, The Quilters' Guild of the British Isles

The Jewel Pearce Patterson for International Quilt Teachers

City & Guilds Medal, First Prize for Excellence P&Q Part 1

2008

2007

1999

1993

Past Exhibitions

Beauty is the First Test - Platform Gallery, Clitheeroe, Lancashire

Cabin Fever & ATW Presents - Quilt Museum and Gallery, York

Wild & Free by New Horizons Textile Group - Textiles in Focus, Cambridge

Beauty is the First Test - National Craft Gallery, Kilkenny, Ireland

New Horizons at Thaxted - Thaxted, Essex

Joining Forces by Anglia Textile Group - Festival of Quilts, Birmingham

2015

Patchwork Design - Sao Paulo, Brazil

International Quilt Festival - Chicago, USA

On Reflection - Art Van Go, Knebworth

Quilters in Action Gallery - Festival of Quilts, Birmingham

Art Quilts category - Festival of Quilts, Birmingham

2014

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

2012

Working the Surface - PIQF, Santa Clara, USA

2011

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

2010

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

2009

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

2008

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

2007

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 díAude, France

Festival of Quilts - NEC, Birmingham

2006

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

2005

Numerous exhibitions, quilt shows and prizes, including:

Jewel Pearce Patterson Scholarship Exhibition and Faculty Showcase
International Quilt Festival - Houston, Texas, 2000

1st Prize Group Quilts
With New Horizons Textile Group, National Quilt Championships, Olympia, 1999

Joint 2nd prize for Technical Excellence in The Charles Henry Foyle Textile Award
Forge Mill Needle Museum, 1998

2nd Geometric Advanced and 2nd Embellished Advanced
National Patchwork Championships, Olympia, 1998

1st prize for Hand Quilting and Theme (Influenced by Japan)
for "Kamon 1" at G.B.Q.F, 1991

1985 - 2004