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  1. River Art Market 2017

    August 4, 2017 by Sarah

    Each Saturday until September 2nd the River Art Market is back in York along Dame Judy Dench Walk, from 10am to 6pm. A great setting to come and browse unique art and crafts by local artists. I’ll be there this Saturday 5th August, then again on 12th and 26th August. Hope to see you there!York River Art Market


  2. A Market of Nice Things

    May 22, 2017 by Sarah

     

    Long Way Down (detail, nursery rhyme)

    Long Way Down (detail, nursery rhyme)

    On Monday 12th June, 4.30-6.30pm, there will be a market of lovely handmade items at York University. I’ll have a stall and look forward to being part of the annual Festival of Ideas across York. See further information on the event: A Market of Nice Things


  3. Bereavement Festival, York

    May 9, 2017 by Sarah

    This week is the Before I Die festival in York. A range of different events and  activities to help people prepare for – and learn more about – death, dying and bereavement. I will have some of my keepsake/memory-making art pieces at the Information Hub at York Theatre Royal on 11th May (11am to 2pm) and also at Briar House, Club Chambers on Museum Street on 14th May (11am to 12.30pm). Come and have a chat about how to turn those precious items hidden away into pieces of art for your home.

    Commemorative book - christening photo

    Commemorative book – christening photo


  4. Pop Up Christmas Market

    December 7, 2016 by Sarah

    This Sunday 11th December is the annual festive market in The Basement at City Screen, York. Always a great event, come along anytime between 10.30am to 4.30pm. And it’s free to get in!

    buttons galore


  5. Christmas Market

    November 30, 2016 by Sarah

    From 1st – 7th December I have one of the lovely wooden chalets as part of St Nick’s Fair. Located in front of the Judge’s Lodgings on Lendal, opening hours are 10am to 6pm. Late nights til 8pm on Thursday to Saturday. Lots of lovely goodies for sale! Foxes_xmas_2016


  6. Crafts in the Pen, Skipton

    November 14, 2016 by Sarah

    This coming weekend is the big Crafts in the Pen show at Skipton with c.170 stalls full of beautiful goodies! Come and say hello to me in Pen Number 7.Skipton


  7. Embroidery magazine

    August 31, 2016 by Sarah

    The latest issue of Embroidery magazine has a feature, written by me, about Mandy Pattullo‘s inspiring work. Mandy has a book coming out in September – excitedly anticipated by me and many others, I’m sure!

    Mandy Pattullo book


  8. FEVA exhibition, Knaresborough

    August 14, 2016 by Sarah

    The visual arts festival is now on in Knaresborough: FEVA. This takes place from 12th to 21st August and I’m part of an exhibition in the Gracious Street Methodist Church. Open 10am to 4pm daily until Sat 20th August, come along and have a look at what’s been created. I have a number of pieces on display inspired by North Yorkshire folk tales.

    feva poster 2016


  9. River Art Market, York

    August 2, 2016 by Sarah

    The River Art Market is back on 13th August – the earlier markets in June and July proved really popular with residents and visitors alike. What could be more pleasurable than wandering along the riverside looking at beautiful creations?

    York River Art Market


  10. Exhibition at The Atrium, Leeds

    May 16, 2016 by Sarah

    I’m a member of the textile group Diverse Threads and we currently have an exhibition on display in Leeds entitled ‘Harmony’. This is at The Atrium in the Bexley Wing of St James’s Hospital, Leeds until 29th July. If you’re in the vicinity, do call in and have a look. The inspiration for my four pieces has come from children’s nursery rhymes. A proportion of all sales is donated towards the Yorkshire Cancer Centre.

    Atrium Gallery