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Education

1977 Graduated from Sydney College of the Arts – Visual Communication

Majored in Fabric Design and Screen Printing.

1989 Exhibition Secretary for the Quilters’ Guild of N.S.W.

1991-95 joint Co-ordinator of the New Quilt, Manly Art Gallery & Museum

1997 Juror The New Quilt – The Green Show, Manly Art Gallery & Museum

Publications

Selected Catalogues

1991 The New Quilt – The Quilters’ Guild of NSW Inc
(MY TROPICAL GARDEN) (LOST IN SPACE)

Magazines

1994 Textile Fibre Forum; Cover – (Opera Nights)

1995 Textile Fibre Forum # 44, – (Artist Profile)

Craft and Home – Volume 5 #4 (Artist Profile)

Patchwork and Quilters – John Kaldor 25th Anniversary Quilt

2003 Popular Patchwork – UK – April – (After the Fires)

2004 Textile Fibre Forum – Volume 23 – (Kimberley Colours)

The Template. Quilters’ Guild of NSW Inc. Volume 23 #2 (LANDFORMS 3)

The Template, Volume 24 #3 (LANDFORMS 3) – Cover. Article by Judy Hooworth

2009 Textile Fibre Forum, Volume 28 Issue 1, No.93,

Article 1 – Australia Wide – Quilt Exhibition – (STRATA 5)

Article 2 – Dare to Differ – Alvena Hall – (LANDFORMS 6)

Awards

2017 Emerging artist award (CREAM)
Quilt National USA (REFLECTIONS: Dusk)

2016 Art Quilt 1st prize
Quilter’s Guild Exhibition (FLORA: Eucalyptus 2)

2015 One Step Further 1st prize large quilt
(FLORA: Bushblooms 5)

2015 Modern Quilt Show 1st prize, improvisational category
(FLORA: Canopy 2)

2012 Contemporary Art Quilt & Judges Choice
Quilters’ Guild Exhibition (FLORA 6)

2012 Master Contemporary Art Quilt
Quilters’ Guild Exhibition (FLORA 6)

2011 Contemporary Art Quilt Prize – Quilters’ Guild
(Bushwalk Flora 2)

2010 One Step Further–Victorian Quilters’ Guild- Runner up
(Bushwalk Flora 4)

Books

1992 Quilters’ Kaleidoscope. Dianne Finnegan
Simon & Schuster Australia (MY TROPICAL GARDEN)

1993 Creative Patchwork. Annette Claxton
New Holland (Publishers) Ltd. UK (OH ROY)

1995 Colours of Australia Directions in Quiltmaking
AJ.B.Fairfax Press – Publication Australia (ORIGINS)

Acquisitions

1994 (ORIGINS) Quilters’ Guild of NSW

2004 (KIMBERLEY COLOURS) Prospect Gallery, Adelaide South Australia