Open House, Kuwait

I am delighted to show my work alongside German artist Anina Von Winterfeld and Jordanian sculptor Anees Maani.  I am exhibiting collages inspired by the Byan Botanical Gardens in Kuwait.  Kuwait is like a treasure hunt.  I find it challenging to locate places or see things clearly.  Byan Botanical Gardens were an inspirational find.  They are positioned within Byan Palace and open once a week, on a Thursday between 9am – 1pm.  It feels like a secret tropical garden.  Using ink pens I drew lush, green plants during several visits to the Gardens.  I layered and stitched fabric over the …

Kuwait Television

Great to see Kuwaiti Television Second Home Episode 119 covering the Kuwaiti British Art Exhibition. An inspirational project to be part of 🙂

Kuwaiti-British Floral Art Exhibition

The British Embassy have launched a year of celebrations to mark the 120th anniversary of the British-Kuwaiti Friendship Treaty in mid-January 2019 with a KUWAITI-BRITISH FLORAL ART EXHIBITION. This was opened at a private reception by Sheikha Altaf of Sadu House and the distinguished British gardener, Rosemary Alexander. A combination of British and Kuwaiti artists have been working together, basing their work on flowers found in the garden of the British Embassy.Members of the Kuwait Textile Arts Association (KTAA), including prize winning quilter Hanan Alkazemi, will participate. British floral artist Venetia Norris, the Kuwaiti painter May Alnoury will also be …