Munya Chawawa knitted portrait

Munya Chawawa Knitted head

Size: 8cm x 12 cm Materials: Acrylic, Wool and Cotton For the second in my ‘Black Heads’ series ( Stormzy h.i.t.h. being the first) I have chosen Munya Chawawa. For those of you who haven’t heard of him Munya is a British Zimbabwean comedian. He makes comedy sketches and parody videos. He is a co-host … Read more

Harriet Tubman knitted $20 bill​

Knitted Harriet Tubman $20 Bill

2020, machine knitted acrylic Size: 60 x 164 cm Background to artwork: The starting point for this artwork was the alleged use of a counterfeit $20 bill by George Floyd which led to him losing his life. George’s murder was witnessed by millions of people on TV and social media. This led to a demonstration around … Read more

20 – I can’t breathe​

Close up shot of 20 – I can't breathe a knitted artwork

Size:  Height 86 cm x  Width 70 cm Background to – I can’t breathe​ This is artwork was created for Instagram. I like to produce work that is seen outside of the gallery setting.  Instagramart enables me to respond to events and receive feedback from people all over the world. The video below is called … Read more

I Don’t See Colour

Tunisian Crochet with the work BLACK in cross stitch

2020, crocheted cotton and Wool Size: 10 x 17 cm Background to artwork: During the lockdown, I have created many crochet artworks. For this artwork, I want to experiment using thin crochet cotton to create Tunisian crochet. In the past, this type of crochet was often used as a replacement for Aida cross-stitch fabric. For … Read more