Tag: Devon Guild of Craftsmen

Newsletter 11 studio-bunting

Newsletter 11

Newsletter 11 is out and about – possibly lurking in an in box near you. It contains info about four places I’m exhibiting in over the next couple of months. Plus an update for Double Elephant’s Redefining Print project, and a very ambien online brief Etsy update. http://eepurl.com/bzOprv IF the Newsletter is not in your […]

Cirl Bunting – mini project Eliments of Cirl Bunting

Cirl Bunting – mini project

The Devon Guild of Craftsmen’s Summer Show for 2015 had the theme “Celebrations” to mark 60 years of the organisation – a landmark birthday. Members were invited to use the title Celebrate to articulate the notions of festivity and reflection that such milestones bring. I wanted to produce some work specifically for this exhibition while […]

Urban Bees: Working Together 3. Helen Edwards

Urban Bees: Working Together 3.

The third Devon Guild member taking part in this project I would like to introduce you to is Helen Edwards. Based in South Devon, Helen uses her skills in ceramics, metals and textiles to construct intricate and unique Mixed Media artwork with visual and tactile appeal. Photography, printing and etching, stitching, weaving and dyeing are […]

Botanical Discoveries at the Devon Guild Shop

Botanical Discoveries at the Devon Guild Shop

When the staff at the Devon Guild of Craftsmen’s shop at Bovey Tracey asked if I could contribute some work to a themed display they are calling Botanical Discoveries, I decided to discover the importance of Nettles. We all love butterflies but most of us hate caterpillars and we’re not exactly fond of nettles. And […]

A Silver Thread

A Silver Thread

Had a thoroughly exhausting day at the Devon Guild of Craftsmen (Thursday 23rd June). It’s fascinating being part of the selection committee and I always learn an awful lot from the other craft specialists. It is exhausting because it tends to be a very long day and we all feel very responsible about how we […]