Category Archives: Rugging

Soft sculptural crocheting 

Recent crochet; watermelons, icecreams, anatomy art, fungi and rugmaking Continue reading

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Rugging in Portugal

Making rag rugs on the road again Another day, another rag rug, or so the saying goes! Just another quick, small project on the road to replace an older green-and-yellow rug that has seen better days. The rug needs to … Continue reading

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Finishing off crocheted bathmat

Adding the finishing touches to a crocheted rug! Made from reused tshirts while travelling in Spain. Continue reading

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What I have been doing, January 2014

What have I been doing? As an artist, nothing of great interest. No big news on the frontier of soft sculptural textiles for me. I recently made a rug out of the tshirt material I cut up, but it ended up being … Continue reading

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Making artworks and being creative without a studio

Making artworks, being creative without a studio …can be difficult. And I won’t lie, I am at complete odds with myself a lot of the time since I have started traveling. Where are my pencils, where are my bolts of cloth and … Continue reading

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theWORK

  With the dust of the residency beginning to settle and the works in a place of pride in the MARS gallery of theGRID, life is returning to normal. I have time to reflect, and post a behind-the-scenes montage of … Continue reading

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First rugging workshop

….went well. Nine people learned a new skill, and I have some more information about running a workshop that will ensure things go more smoothly next time (float!). Bought a receipt book and worked out how to use that too. Especially … Continue reading

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