New Studio

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  I have moved studio this summer to be in my home town of Belper.  I am now at ‘Fleet Arts’.  It is an old school house building and has been an arts centre for many years.  From here I … Read More

Catherine Wheel?

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Why you are asking?  Its not November. Well let me explain.  Creatively I feel like a Catherine wheel. This time of the year things are very slow to get off the ground.  I spend a lot of time thinking about … Read More

Excited for 2018

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2018 is set to be an exciting year.  I am already planning some great projects, some of which are in the pipe line and others confirmed.  I will keep you up to date with projects as I get the go … Read More

Swans fly in for Christmas

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Four of my Willow swans have finally made it to Kedleston Hall. They were made to look extra special by the sprinkling of snow at the weekend. If you fancy seeing them and the beautifully decorated Hall, then it will … Read More

preparing for swan sculptures

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With summer a distant memory and Autumn now in full swing I am turning my attentions to the 4 swan commissions I have for kedleston hall. I have done some sketches, taken photos and had my armatures made, so now … Read More

Meet Opal

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This little lady has been keeping me on my toes over the last couple of weeks, so not much weaving has been done. Opal is my new work pal and will keeping me company at the studio. She is sooooooo … Read More

Summer sculpture workshop

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Buzzing off to RHS Chatsworth

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I have spent the last week preparing a large willow bee for the Derbyshire Wildlife Trust stand at the RHS Chatsworth flower show in Derbyshire. Come and visit their lovely stand from the 7-11th June.  Its should be buzzing!!  

Three workshop dates added

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I’ve added three more workshops dates to our calendar. Join me and explore the craft of willow. Booking is essential.   Taster days 9 September 2017 Willow Sculpture Weekends 14-15 October 2017 Golden Days 3 November 2017

Upcoming Workshops

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Join me and explore the craft of willow. Learn some basic techniques used in sculpture and experience the feeling of well being that weaving brings. Enjoy a social and creative day and take home the pieces that you create. Booking … Read More