Working from my North Norfolk studio I use hand and machine stitch to create textile based artwork, using a variety of mixed media materials and techniques. Fabrics are created from raw fibres or re-cycled materials, others hand coloured and textured, de-constructed or altered. I work intuitively, influenced largely by my surroundings, organic natural forms being a favoured conceptual source. My pieces often develop spontaneously, dictated by colour and texture and stitched with a trusty Bernina Record dating from 1971.
I hold a City and Guilds Diploma in stitched textiles and am a qualified teacher. I exhibit regularly in the Norfolk and Norwich Open Studios scheme and with the West Norfolk Artists Association. I am a founder member of mixed media collaborative 'Links and Layers'. Further examples of my work can be seen at www.oaksidestudio.co.uk
Copyright Pauline Wrighton 2019
Create your own unique website with customizable templates.