MA Show Sept 2012 American Museum

Please click on the link below for MA Show.  Please use the buttons to zoom in to have a closer look.

More images below from show.

Image 1 – Digital and Hand screen printed cushions and fabric drop.

Image 2 – Digital fabric drop with co-ordinating cushions and seating.

Image 3 – Botanicals and insects.

Image 4 – Hand printed cushions. Florals on front, insects on reverse, linen and cotton fabric compositions.

Image 5 – Up-cycled wooden crate display.

Image 6 – Me and my work.


Preparing for Exhibition…

Time is literally flying by as I put the finishing touches on my Art-Botany Collection.

The Bath Spa University MA Textiles exhibition kicks off this week at the “American Museum in Britain” located on the outskirts of beautiful Bath.

Full details, including directions to the Museum can be found on Bath Spa University’s website here:

In the meantime, here are a few preview pics…enjoy!


Bleeding Heart


Photography Studio Trial run…

With the opportunity to use a professional photography studio, I thought I would test it out on my sample cushions and artwork.  With the help of the technician, who set up the equipment and lighting, here are my photos.

Image 1 – Three sample cushions

Image 2 – Four sample cushions

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New Designers – work in progress

What a brilliant opportunity to have two of my cushions selected for the Bath Spa University MA work in progress stand at New Designers 2012. A few photos from my visit on Wednesday 26th June 2012.

Image 1 – Left of stand.

Image 2 – Cushions.

Image 3 – Right of stand.

Image 4 – My Cushions.

Image 5 – MA stand New Designers 2012.

Image 6 – New Designers 2012, Bath Spa University MA Stand.

MA Module Assessment, June 8th 2012

Some pictures for modules TD 7003 and TD 7014.

Image 1 – Ma Module display area. Ready for assessment!

Image 2 – Research files, sketch books, sample drawings and sample prints, cushions and paper spinning.

Image 3 – TD7014 sampling, paper spinning.

Image 4 – Mood boards with print and digital samples.

Image 5 – Hand drawing and prints.

Image 6 – Cushions ready for assessment.

Image 7 – Cushions and print samples.

Sample product – Cushions.

Image 1 – Sample cushions – 3 different sizes 40×40, 45×45, 60×60.

Image 2 – Black linen piping trim on 40×40 & 45×45 cushions. Green satin piping trim 60×60.

Image 3 – Dandelion Cushion. Hand Screen print, four colours on linen cloth, black linen piped trim, 40×40 cushion with feather inner. (Front view).

Image 4 – Co-ordinating (back view) of Dandelion cushion. Hand screen print, two colours.

Image 5 – Hand screen print, three colours on linen. Black linen piped trim. 45×45 cushion with feather inner.

Image 6 – Black piped trim detail on 45×45 cushion.

Image 7 – Bleeding Heart Cushion. Hand screen print, seven colours on cotton cloth. Green satin piped trim. 60×60 cusion with inner.

Image 8 – Bleeding Heart cushion.

Image 9 – Lords and Ladies Cushion. Hand screen print, four colours on cotton cloth. Black piped trim. 45×45 cushion and feather inner. (Front view)

Image 10 – Lords and Ladies Cushion. (back view) Hand screen print, four colours on cotton cloth.