Make’s ‘Levelling Traditions’ exhibition at Hauser and Wirth, Somerset. 1 Dec 2018 – 2 Feb 2019.
This work draws on the sturdiness of agricultural baskets, the curves of the landscape, and a deep respect for ancient crafts. Inspired by simple connections to basket-makers from the past.
I am passionate about seeing the making process through from source material to finished piece. Employing weaving and binding techniques, which have been used for thousands of years.
This project references traditional fishing baskets, traps, and lobster pots. I have drawn on this vibrant history to create a collection of objects which stand together with a sense of community, a tradition on the brink