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Education and Professional Development

September 2010 – 2015, Bath Spa University, Ba Creative Arts, 1st Class Honours

Sept 2008 – July 2010, Filton College, ABC level 3 Diploma in Foundation Studies in Art, Design and Media – Merit

Sept 2006 – May 2008, Gloucester and Cheltenham College, City and Guilds, Level 3 in Design and Constructed Textiles

Exhibitions and Shows

October 4th to 13th Nov 2017 – ‘Shiftworks’ Columbia College, Chicago.

November Nov 12th, 2016 to Jan 8th, 2017 – ‘Shiftworks’ National Centre for Craft and Design, Sleaford.

June 8th to July 11th, 2016 – ‘Newarke’, Newark Park, National Trust, Gloucestershire.

November 24th to 27th 2015 – Graduate Showcase, Knit and Stitch, Harrogate.

September 2015 – Portal, Llantarnam Grange Art Centre, Cwmbran, Wales.

July 2015 – Best of the Best, Art in Action, Oxford.

June 2015 – New Designers, Business design Centre, London.

March – June 2015 – Drawn, The Royal West of England Academy, Bristol.

July 2014 – Best of the Best, Art in Action, Oxford.

July 2013 – Best of the Best, Art in Action, Oxford.

March 23rd to June 2nd, 2013 – Drawn, The Royal West of England Academy, Bristol.

Competitions and Awards

2018 – Shortlisted for the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition.

2015 – Selected for Graduate Showcase, by the Embroiderers Guild.

2014 – Outstanding Student Award for Degree Show, Bath Spa University, Bath

2013 – The Bristol Scholarship Award for Students, Drawn, RWA, Bristol

 Collections

August 2016 – ‘A Bar of Drinking Chocolate’ purchased for the ‘Diana Springall Embroidery Collection’.

Publications

Embroidery, The Textile Art Magazine (September / October issue, 2014) Machine Art.

Art-related Employment

July 2016 – National Centre for Craft and Design, Sleaford. Workshop ‘Make a Shift Dress in a Day’.

2009 to 2016 – Art in Action, Waterperry Gardens, Oxford. During this annual celebration, artists and craftsmen practice openly demonstrating their skills and discussing their work. Since 2009, I have participated in this event by teaching Silk Painting and Marbling in the Practical Classes.