Monthly Archives: July 2012

Domestic Matters @ Contemporary Applied Arts

I wanted to share some lovely pictures I just received taken to promote a show I am in in September at the London gallery called Contemporary Applied Arts. The show is curated by the lovely duo Brian Kennedy and Peter … Continue reading

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Wera – The weaving and boatbuilding village on the island of Sumbawa, Indonesia

One of several special textile moments on my trip. We dropped anchor on the northern edge of the island Sumbawa to explore a rumor we had heard about this boat-building/weaving village called Wera. Sure enough the wooden boats, mid construction, … Continue reading

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Introducing The Jaya – Is the earth really flat?

After the Balinese blessing I was invited along on the honeymoon along with 1o other people. This was no ordinary honeymoon but a Wicked Diving trip. The fabulous Paul Land orchestrated the most wonderful trip imaginable for 10 days on … Continue reading

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Boldhaus – The Scotland on Sunday

On a bright Spring morning my wonderful photographer friend Nicole Rowntree came and photographed the house for The Scotland on Sunday. A great opportunity to showcase my textiles, rugs, art etc. Look out Cath, Orla and Martha; here I come…. … Continue reading

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The Balinese Blessing

There are certain experiences in life that simply explode with colour and emotion. The greenest rice paddy field you have ever seen punctuated with burning torches. A blood-red carpet scattered with rose petals. The perfect white-yellow smudge of a Frangipani … Continue reading

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Ercol RIVA Sofa covered in Adras lemon Ikat

After spending a wonderful day the Ercol factory in Princes Risborough in May I’ve been sent a picture of my most recent collaboration with them. They have upholstered their Riva sofa, part of a new collection of classic furniture, with … Continue reading

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