He Touched Me

He Touched Me artwork

2020, knitted acrylic & cotton Size: 100 cm x 100 cm TRIGGER NOTICE: This post talks about child sexual abuse Background to artwork: I created this piece earlier in the year. I was waited to hear the result of The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) It states that between the 1940s and 2018, … Read more

Tension Birds

Tension Birds

2018, crocheted and knitted wool Size: 10 x 5 cm My final project for my Masters in knitted textiles at the Royal College of Art explores the therapeutic benefits of knitting for a person’s mental health by creating what I call ‘Tension Birds’. I was inspired by reading Betsan Corkhill’s book Knit for Health & Wellness. Betsan is known as … Read more