About

Living and working in Glasgow, Scotland.

Studied at Glasgow School of Art and graduated with a D.A. (Printed Textiles) in 1978 .

Worked for three years making costumes with Glasgow’s
Scottish Opera and the Citizens Theatre.

Designed and made children’s clothing , initially as commissions then selling through shops in Glasgow’s West End.

Became involved with the National Childbirth Trust, illustrating training material and booklets and designing merchandise for their online shop.
This led to illustrating the first of twelve published children’s books for Hamish Hamilton and Glowworm Books.

Studied feltmaking with City & Guilds, taking part regularly in many craft fairs and selling through Etsy and Folksy online craft marketplaces.

Married to painter Douglas Thomson

Portrait commissions and exhibiting in mixed exhibitions followed – The Royal Glasgow Institute, Paisley Art Institute, Glasgow Art Fair, Compass Gallery, Nancy Smillie Gallery, Glasgow Film Theatre, Paisley Art Centre, Alnmouth Arts Festival, The Line Gallery (Linlithgow), Finsbay Gallery (Isle of Harris), Strands Studios at Greenbank Garden NTS.

  • Available work can be purchased here…

https://www.strandsstudios.co.uk/?page_id=437