Disrupting Ornamentation, Futurescan 4 Conference. Photo courtesy of Adrian Greenhalgh

Exhibitions, Commissions and Awards


2019- present Public Realm Artwork Development for Padiham Townscape Heritage project


2019 Go Eco, The Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool, 15th June- 27th July

2019 Corridor Conversations, Research by Design Symposium, Manchester Metropolitan University, 4th July

2019 Futurescan 4 Conference, Exhibition, Bolton University, 23rd-24th January

2016 Super Slow Way Merchandise Commission

2016 Cataloguing Padiham Commission with Gawthorpe Textiles Collection, December 2015- August 2016

2015 Artist in Residence, The Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair, Granada Studios, 8th-11th October

2015 Saltaire Makers’ Faire 23rd-25th May, Victoria Hall, Saltaire

2015 ‘In the Making- Emerge’ South Square Centre

2014 ‘Old Breaks’ Installation, Wakefield One

2014  Four Way Street at The Artworks

2014 Resident in Madrid as part of Beam Art Across Borders programme

2014 Same But Different Art FairTemple Newsam Walled Garden

2014, TRACES, London

2013 Installation at Sugar and Spice Café, Artsbridge Festival

2013 Tactile Too Commission, The Whitworth, Manchester

2013 FRESH, British Ceramics Biennial, Stoke-On Trent

2013 Shortlisted for The Lancashire Textile Artist Award, Helmshore Mill

2013  Manchester School of Art Carnaby St Exhibition, London

2013 New Designers, The Business Designer Centre, Islington

2013 SPOTTED, The Manchester Craft and Design Centre 

2013 Awarded Site-specific Commission, Gallery, NAD Shed, Manchester School of Art

2013 Shortlisted for Site-specific Commission, Geoffrey Manton, MMU

2013 Handstitch Perspectives The Knitting and Stitching Show (London, Harrogate) and L’Augille en Fete (Paris)

2012 Re-Considered Nexus Art Café, Manchester

2012 the warm /&/ the cold Holden Gallery Café, Manchester


2017-2019 MA by Research, Manchester Metropolitan University

2017- Present MA by Research Manchester Metropolitan University

2010-2013 BA (Hons) Embroidery Manchester Metropolitan University

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