Very proud to have my work exhibited along side so many talented artists at the 15th International Triennial of Tapestry in Lodz, Poland. The exhibition is open till October 2016.
Out picking gorse petals to make a yellow dye.
Gradient with cotton and wool.
Experimenting with some my naturally dyed yarn on my new hand loom.
Packing up all these tiny boxes and sending them to Lodz, Poland for the 15th International Triennial of Tapestry. It runs from May-October 2016.
My exhibition, 'Cartography, Chronology & Colour' is coming up! It's on in Ballyroan Library from 1-29th of September.
Finishing off the edges of one of my weaves.
Weaving with my naturally dyed yarns.
I have gotten some nice yellow and pink dyes with the wild flowers and lichen in Iceland. Now off to dig up some rhubarb root in search of a red!
I received the Young Artist Development Award 2015, South Co. Dublin. The award is funding my residency at the Icelandic Textile Centre for the month of July.
Part of my degree show piece, a stitched quote from 'On The Map' by Simon Garfield.
Multihead work. Getting ready for my degree show!
Layers of dyed squares interrupting my old map
Sampling with dyed layers
Making samples with my coloured squares and cut up maps
Results from the dye lab
In the dye lab trying to perfect my colours!