Double Jacquard

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 […]

Jacquard in the Green

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For Jack in the Green 2015 in Hastings Old Town, I created and display my knitted Green Man. I called this artwork Jacquard in the green as the method of knitting is double jacquard, and is knitted in four shades of green.

The Green Man would appear to be a pagan symbol, however there is a  tradition […]

Kaffe Fassett knitted portrait

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Size 20″ x 32″

This is my knitted tribute to knitwear designer Kaffe Fassett, to mark his 50th year of being residence in the UK, and his massive contribution to the art of knitting.

In my opinion he brought a ‘purple patch’ (period of excellent performance – (ornate or elaborate section of  work) to the art of knitting. This […]