What is your practice ? Materials, processes?
My original designs are a form of hot press printing, a technique I have developed myself. The designs are then printed onto silk for scarves and dresses or canvas for 2D work.
5 words that describe my work.
Colourful, textured, innovative, unsubtle, wearable.
Do you have any design heroes?
I get my designs from natural forms and my travels but as a serious gardener( I have opened my garden to the public several times) I get a lot of my colour mixes from gardens . I love the work of
Where is your studio?
In my garden.
Describe in 10 words a typical day in your studio.
Playing around with colour, texture and images to formulate my designs. I have spent the last few months on my 3 new scarf/ dress designs. There are a few wedding outfits being made as we speak.
Did you exhibit or visit last years SAT?
I did not exhibit last year.
What venue are you exhibiting at on the trail?
I will be at Sarah Driffill’s home.
Tell us something we don’t know
I have developed my design technique using a machine that has been obsolete for over 20 years.
It is old and crotchety but still produces amazing outcomes.
Thank you Jane!