60 second interview
Q: What is your favourite colour?A: RedQ: Who first inspired you to start making/ creating and what words of advice did they give you?A: My mother and grandmother taught me to knit and sew. Though not in so many words, they influenced me to be creative with colour and be original. Q: Where and when do you most like to work?A: In my garden studio. Ideally I'll be busy knitting on dull days and enjoying the garden when it's sunny.Q: Which season of the year most inspires you?A: SpringQ: What can't you work without?A: Birdsong from the garden - to counteract the rackety old knitting machine!Q: Whose work do you most admire?A: Angie Lewin. Her prints capture the essence of even the most humble plant.Q: What is your favourite piece of fiction and why?A: Usually the book I've just finished. I like the twists in the novels by Joanne Harris.Q: What do you do to relax?A: Drive my 1963 VW Camper Van - preferably towards a beach!Q: Describe your artistic style in 3 words. A: Colourful. Precise. Squashy!