Darren aims to exploit the restrictions of free embroidery to create contemporary one-off images. The 'Ladies & Gentleman' work pictured (textile-covered compact mirrors and badges) is inspired by his collection of 1940s Stitchcraft magazines.
'An Architecture of Joy', solo exhibition, Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool, July-August 2016. This work was made in response to visits to the interior of the Blackpool Opera House, guided by local historian Ted Lightbown.Visit JennySteele.co.uk
Lyn Bailey's lino-cut designs for cushions.Visit Curious Linocuts