Category Archives: Exhibitions & Books

Finding Lines Exhibition – Derby Museum

The title of this exhibition is self descriptive of the works within and was one that started apparently with a series of creative acts that seems to have begun just by capturing the lines created by the curator/exhibitions officer of … Continue reading

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Quilt and Stitch Village Uttoxeter

This is retrospective post – for some reason looking back I had not blogged about the Quilt and Stitch Village show at Uttoxeter in April  despite having an entry myself. This show is a relatively small quilting and embroidery show … Continue reading

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Jacqueline Hurley, artist – War Poppy Collection, National Memorial Arboretum, Staffordshire

Jacqueline Hurley is the artist whose work is being exhibited at the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire from March to July this year (2017).  The work is a collection of mixed media paintings and has earned Ms Hurley the recognition … Continue reading

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Project development of a design from ACA

I have decided to document a project that was a development from my final design from ACA.  I had designed a bag based on photographs I had taken at Dovedale in Derbyshire in 2016 and although the process and design … Continue reading

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Derbyshire Open Arts – May 2017

Interesting afternoon spent visiting Banks Mill Studios as it took part in the Derbyshire Open Arts festival.  The studios had 8 artisans/artists taking part and their work varied from the fine art of Lor Bird to the upcycled garments and … Continue reading

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