Sarah has won for 'Best Use of Colour' at this years National Needlecraft Awards! Her piece and the other winning works can be seen on the Telegraph online here.
Sarah has been shortlisted for a National Needlecraft Award and her nominated work ‘Lady Gaga’ can next be seen at the Knitting and Stitching show from the 28th Feb to the 3rd March at the Olympia, London.
Sarah has been accepted into the Society for Embroidered Work which promotes and supports the best of stitched art worldwide.
Sarah has been chosen as one of the featured artist’s on vol. 4 of XStitch Magazine which is available using this link.
XStitch magazine features the best cross-stitch patterns from a range of design talent including established names and rising stars.
Sarah is thrilled to announce her role as an Ambassador for the first International Beading week in association with the Beadworkers Guild. International Beading Week takes place from the 28th July to the 5th August.
The Columbia Threadneedle Prize 2018 : Figurative Art Today -
Sarah’s latest textile piece ‘No Pressure Then’ is shortlisted for the Threadneedle Prize 2018.
The Columbia Threadneedle Prize is Europe’s leading open competition for figurative and representational art and, at £20,000 is one of the most valuable art prizes in the United Kingdom. The winner is also awarded their own solo exhibition in the Threadneedle Space at Mall Galleries (valued at £10,000).
The 2018 winner will be announced on 30 January 2018. Visitors to the London exhibition will also decide the Visitors’ Choice Award, worth an additional £10,000. Vote for Sarah for the Visitors’ Choice Award when you visit the exhibition at Mall Galleries between 31 January and 17 February 2018.
Sarah was one of 96 artists who had their work selected from over 4,000 entries viewed by the panel of selectors:
Jennifer McRae, Portrait Artist
Pippa Stockdale, Managing Director, Fine Art Society
Helen Pheby, Senior Curator, Yorkshire Sculpture Park
Lewis McNaught (Selection Panel Chair), Director of Mall Galleries.
BBC2 Royal Academy - Summer Exhibition 2017
Over the last few weeks Sarah has been filming with BBC Arts and you can now catch her and Amy on iPlayer as part of this year's summer exhibition coverage. Follow her entry from submission to Varnishing Day at the link below
Summer Exhibition 2017 - Royal Academy of Arts, London
13th June - 20th August