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Knitted Solidari-tea

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Size approx 72 cm x 56 cm

This is my knitted response to BBC Radio 4’s The Archers programme solidari-tea with Helen campaign. My artwork is to encourage people to stand with Helen, and other sufferers of domestic abuse.

On September 4th 2016, Helen Titchener nee Archer went on trial for stabbing her partner, Rob Titchener. Over […]

What about me?

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What About me?

A knitted message for Helen Titchener of the Archers

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This knitted artwork is to raise awareness of domestic violence. Currently BBC Radio 4’s programme ‘The Archers’ storyline about the relationship between Helen and Rob Titchener explores this issue. The artwork is sited by the memorial to Penny Beale who was brutally murdered on 25th November 2001 in Hastings by her partner.

Machine Knitting Memories

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In 2014 I took part in a reminiscence project called ‘Knit Your Memories Together’ run by The Craftimation Factory

Machine knitting is a craft in it’s own right, and was hugely popular from the 1950’s – 1980’, with people knitting in their homes, creating school jumpers, baby clothes and much more.

As with hand knitting it saw […]

Soli Deo Gloria (Glory to God alone) Art in Romney Marsh 2013

Size Aprox: Width 33″ – Height 50″

The stained glass windows in All Saints Church, Lydd, designed by Leonard Walker were the inspiration for my artwork. In the central panel are the words ‘To the Glory of God’. In fact these words appear in many different settings in this church.

The abbreviation ‘OMG’ (oh my God) and […]

2 Faced Jumper – txt Exhibition, Claremont Studios 2013

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The 2 Faced Jumper was shown at the txt exhibition held at the Claremont Studios, Hastings in 2013.

The exhibition: txt – what is the subtext when an artist includes text in their work? What relevance does the medium have to the reading of the words & what additional layers of meaning does it add to […]

Cheap as chips – Follow the Herring 2014

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I feel honoured to have been commissioned to design the front signage for the knitted fish and chip shop that was Hastings contribution to ‘Follow the Herring 2014’.

‘Follow The Herring’ is a touring exhibition featuring a life size boat covered in knitting (Coat a Boat), exhibition and play

The top section of this panel was created […]