‘Borders, Boundaries & Beyond’ at Old Low Lights, North Shields

This week  I went to an exhibition by three artists, Gillian Arkley, Chris Dixon and Rose Stanley, who show work together as a group entitled, intriguingly... This is a touring exhibition which has already appeared at the Scottish Quilting Show in March 2017 and the Stitching, Sewing and Hobbycrafts show at Harrogate in May.  I … Continue reading ‘Borders, Boundaries & Beyond’ at Old Low Lights, North Shields

Stitches and Sequins

The North-East of England is such a wonderful area for textiles. I have been to two specialist exhibitions recently: the first was 'Quiltscapes & Quiltline' by Pauline Burbidge, which ran from November 2015 to early April 2016, at the Bowes museum in Barnard Castle: I had rushed to see it late one afternoon, with just enough … Continue reading Stitches and Sequins