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  1. Exhibition at Pyramid Gallery, York

    January 15, 2018 by Sarah

    I’m a member of York Artworkers’ Association and this year is the 25th Anniversary. To celebrate we have an exhibition of members’ work at Pyramid Gallery  on Stonegate. Up until 29th January, there’s a great range of work on display from glass artists, painters, ceramicists, jewellers etc. The photo below has details from one of my four pieces on display, inspired by ‘Little Boy Blue’.

    Lazy Days (detail, nursery rhyme)

    Lazy Days (detail, nursery rhyme)


  2. Folk Art talk in Harrogate

    January 13, 2018 by Sarah

    Today has been most enjoyable: I delivered a talk on Folk Art to Harrogate Embroiderers’ Guild. A lovely group of people with some good questions that kept me on my toes! Below is a photo showing detail from one of my Russian folk art pieces.

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  3. Exhibition at Helmsley Arts Centre

    January 12, 2018 by Sarah

    Until Friday 2nd February, we in Diverse Threads have our ‘Regeneration’ exhibition at Helmsley Arts Centre. Check out their website as they are not open every day! I’ll be there stewarding on Sunday 28th January. The photo is of one of my 6 pieces on display in the exhibition.

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  4. Christmas Fairs

    December 9, 2017 by Sarah

    It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas! I’m part of two fairs in December: Saturday 9th at Bar Convent on Blossom Street, 10-4pm. Then the Basement at City Screen on Sunday 17th, from 10.30-4.30pm. Do call by and say hello!

    Suitcase-1

    Suitcase-1


  5. FEVA exhibition, Knaresborough

    August 9, 2017 by Sarah

    Knaresborough’s visual arts festival, FEVA, is nearly here. This takes place from 11th to 20th August and I’m part of Decora’s exhibition in the Gracious Street Methodist Church. Open 10am to 4pm daily until Sat 19th August, come along and have a look at what’s been created. Our theme this year is ‘line and edge’ and I’ve created several new pieces inspired by nursery rhymes.DSC_4625


  6. 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


  7. 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


  8. 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


  9. 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


  10. 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