Members: Alison Corfield, Alison Reynolds, Catherine Bailey, Di Fenn, Mary Southeran, Melanie Baugh, Moya McCarthy, Pat Barry, Pauline Foster, Ronnie White and Susanne Owen make mixed-media textile art, hand and machine embroidery, needle felt, wet felt, modern lace making and jewellery
Dates: Friday 13th & Saturday 14th September 2019 Opening : 11am – 5pm both days
Venue: Trelawynd Memorial Hall, London Road, Trelawynd, LL18 6DN
Directions: From A55 west and east at J 31 take A5151 for Trelawynd and Prestatyn. The Trelawynd Memorial Hall is on the right. Parking behind the hall and on nearby roads.
Alison Corfield: Working as a mixed media textile artist using layers of papers, fabrics and paint, as a surface for free machine embroidery
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Alison Reynolds: A mixed media textile artist who enjoys incorporating metals, plastics and other unconventional materials into her work
Catherine Bailey: A textile artist inspired by nostalgia and naivety and her personal history. Her work uses appliqué with trademark black thread as outlining, creating a childlike, animation quality to some of her pieces. Catherine also employs heavy free hand machine embroidery and the occasional use of water colours.
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Di Fenn: A mixed media textile artist and lace maker, influenced by nature and using a variety of found objects
Mary Southeran: Working in textiles and mixed media with creative embroidery, mainly hand stitch with some machine stitch. She is also a felt maker both wet felting and needle felting. She is particularly inspired by sea and skies.
Melanie Baugh: A textile and mixed media artist, creates art works which are inspired by personal experience and are led by a variety of processes. Her latest bodies of work explore the impact of losing both parents to dementia, while the images, colours and textures produced by eco-printing give light relief.
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Moya McCarthy: A hand and machine embroiderer inspired by nature
Pat Barry: Pat’s work is a continuation of the exploration of the place of textiles as a language in art that she started during a fine art degree course. Her inspirations include Rozanne Hawksley, Maxine Bristow and the photographer Simon Norfolk.
Pauline Foster: A Mixed Media, weaving and felt maker influenced by the changing colours of nature and the scenery around her.
Ronny White: A felt maker, especially using natural UK fleeces and ‘finds’ such as rust, shells, sea-washed glass and driftwood. She also loves Boro textiles and all things weathered and worn
Susanne Owen: A machine embroiderer and felt maker