b. 1961

Prolific maker of machine embroidered work often  of monumental scale and to commission

Professor in Textile Arts , Manchester Metropolitan University

Visiting Professor, Centre for Real World Learning. University of Winchester

Fellow of The Society of Designer Craftsmen

Fellow of The Royal Society of Arts

Honorary Member The ’62 Group of Textile Artists

Co-author with Jane McKeating  Machine Stitch Perspectives A & C Black 2010

Co-author with Jane McKeating  Hand Stitch Perspectives, Bloomsbury 2012

Biography by Diana Springall Inspired to Stitch A & C Black 2005 p196 – 205

Diana Springall A Brave Eye by June Hill  Bloomsbury 2011 Chapter 10 Collection

Craft, credo, collaboration  by  Ian Wilson Embroidery January/February 2016 pages 28-33