E D U C A T I O N
The University of Edinburgh, Master of Fine Art in Textiles, Distinction. 2019.
The University of Edinburgh, BA (Hons) Textiles, First Class. 2015.
University for the Creative Arts, Foundation Diploma, Distinction. 2012.
E X H I B I T I O N S, S T O C K I S T S & M A R K E T S
Village Green Makers Market, The Strawberry Barn. Sunday 20th November 2022 (11am - 4pm).
Support the Makers, Christmas Pop Up Shop, St James Quarter, Edinburgh. Thursday 1st - Saturday 3rd December (10am - 8pm).
PRESENT GALLERIES & STOCKISTS
Bard-Scotland, November 2022 - present
Style Your Space, Edinburgh. Stocking our seaweed pressings.
Dulse, seafood & wine bar, Edinburgh. 28th June 2022 - 3+ months
PAST EXHIBITIONS & MARKETS
Village Green Makers Market, The Strawberry Barn. Sunday 11th September 2022 (11am - 4pm).
Style Your Spaces, Edinburgh. Solo Exhibition. 1st - 29th September 2022.
Tide Pool, Summer Group Craft Show. Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth. 6th July - 2nd October 2022.
Collect 2022, Craft Scotland. February 2022.
Nature Inspired, ThroughObjects. September 2021.
Fashion and Nature, Galerie Handwerk München. May 2021.
A W A R D S & A C H I E V E M E N T S
Inches Carr Graduate Craft Award 2021. £2,500 bursary to support the development and continued advancement within the field of Contemporary Craft by Scottish based graduates and emerging artists and makers, who have undertaken to study and practice within Scotland.
Shortlisted for The John Byrne Award for Innovation, 'for presenting a persuasive new idea'.
Craft Scotland Graduate Award 2019
Crafts Council - Selected as part of their 10 TO WATCH: OUR PICK OF THIS YEAR’S BEST CRAFT GRADUATES
The University of Edinburgh. Master of Fine Arts, textiles, Distinction
TOP 50 TexSelect® 2019 designers
Emerging Creative Talent Winner of My Country Business Awards. Country Homes & Interiors magazine
Benenden Arts Festival 2016 – Exhibitor
Embroiderers’ Guild Graduate Showcase. Exhibitor @ The Knitting and Stitching show in Harrogate International Centre, Harrogate and Alexandra Palace, London
The University of Edinburgh. BA (Hons) Textiles, First Class
Winner of The Incorporation of Bonnetmakers and Dyers of Edinburgh
Second Prize for Textiles from the Worshipful Company of Dyers
Nominated for Texprint 2015
Runner up for Society of Dyers’ and Colourists’ Award “Buy Less, Choose Well”, International competition, regionals section
NADFAS award in recognition of achievement in Textiles and Fashion .
Music Scholarship to Benenden School