Art Form: Craft

Profiles

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Emma Sullivan

Furzedown

Emma is a self-taught embroidery artist from Tooting with a love for maps, nature and colour. Emma finds embroidery very therapeutic and often her creations form as her mind wanders.

Organisation

art-K Wandsworth

Wandsworth Town

art-K Wandsworth is a dedicated art studio offering educational and inspirational art classes for both children and adults. We are committed to promoting the value of art for wellbeing and self- expression, through our tried…

Lesley’s Crafts

Roehampton

Lesley finds her crafts work very therapeutic; having suffered from COPD and breathing problems, and with everything currently going on with the pandemic, she finds making work in her dedicated garden shed brings her great…

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Susan Derbyshire

Wandsworth Town

Susan is a designer and maker working in glass, ceramic and print. Certain pieces of work combine the three media to create unique forms. Natural forms are the inspiration for her work, mainly being absent…

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Bern Campbell

Battersea

Bern is an artist and graphic designer from Ireland that has worked in film and TV for many years. They have exhibited around the world while working as a designer and creative in advertising and…

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Sarah Anne House

Southfields

Sarah House is a talented and qualified fabric and watercolour design artist. Sarah had a stroke in 2009, and during her rehabilitation (2010–2020) decided to ask her husband (carer/appointee) Richard to design, develop and run…

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575 Wandsworth Road (National Trust)

Battersea

575 Wandsworth Road is a modest terraced house owned by Kenyan-born poet, novelist and British civil servant, Khadambi Asalache, between 1981 and 2006.

Prompted by a persistent damp patch in the basement, Mr Asalache found…

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Fengjin Yu

Battersea

Fengjin Yu sees their work as a process or a part of progression. They will have a narrative or simple concept at first and explore it from there. During this progression, narrative is gradually abandoned.…

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Edward.Hongyi JIA

Battersea

Mr. Edward Hongyi Jia is a passionate artist who graduated from Chelsea College of Arts UAL, London. His work aims to build a relationship between social phenomenons, urban landscapes and his early life experiences. In…

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Lasmin Salmon

Tooting

Lasmin Salmon is a mixed-media artist with a bold and individual style. She creates sewn sculptures that are combined into larger artworks and installations with an unconventional but ordered feel. Lasmin’s art pieces begin as…

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Hernan Reinoso

Balham

Hernan is a self-taught artist from Argentina who now lives in the wonderful city of London. Hearts of London initially started out based on an idea around framed hearts for Valentine's Day but has since…

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Bounce Theatre

Earlsfield

Bounce makes original, imaginative, and brave work.

Bounce makes space for children and young people to be heard and to hear themselves. Together, they find new ways to see the world and everyone's potential within…

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Sprout Arts

Furzedown

Sprout Arts is a not-for-profit community arts venue in Furzedown, South West London run and managed entirely by local volunteers. Our ethos is sharing. Our aim is to build a diverse and inclusive creative community…

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ArtLacuna

Battersea

ArtLacuna is an artist-led space established in early 2013 by Chris Cawkwell, Amelia Critchlow, Jane Harris and Alex March. Located in an old coroner's office near Clapham Junction, we accommodate artist studios, a residency and…

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Miriam Catherine Gonzalez

Tooting

Miriam González is self-taught artist who uses her art primarily as therapy for her epilepsy and anxiety disorder, although she has been commissioned for a number of pieces by private individuals.

She was born and…

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Monette Larsen

Tooting

Monette is an artist working primarily with glass. She holds a degree from The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts and a masters from the Royal College of Art both specialised in glass. Her work…

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Asanka Lekamalage

Tooting

Asanka Lekamalage has been interested in art since childhood but has only had the chance to pursue this interest further in the last few years. His work includes a variety of subjects, techniques and media,…

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Isabel de Cordova

Furzedown

Isabel de Cordova works with ceramics and mixed media, often up-cycling unloved vintage items into handmade pieces. She has a good eye at antique fairs and markets for hunting out objects, such as chandelier droplets…

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Sue Kibby

Wandsworth Common

Sue Kibby is a member of the Carousel Textile Artists exhibiting group, which exhibits every year in London. She has homes in London and St Ives and has participated in Open Studios in both towns…