Crest of the Wave

Crest of the wave - crochet hairpin lace

2020, crocheted nylon thread, glass beads, and Lurex Size: 40 x 19 x 9 cm Background to the artwork: This freeform crochet artwork was inspired by the sea. During the one-hour lockdown exercise periods. I would walk to the sea by Rock-a-Nore in Hastings, East Sussex. I was fascinated by the jewel-like qualities of the … Read more

Cracked

Freestyle Hairpin lace artwork

2020, machine knitted and crocheted acrylic, lurex, glass beads Size: 90 x 48 cm Background information about the artwork: I have been exploring how you can create a Hairpin Lace crochet effect using the knitting machine.  Yes, it takes time to do – but machine knitting is a craft in its own right so I … Read more