I live near Stroud,Gloucestershire. I have city and guilds qualifications in patchwork and quilting and machine embroidery . In 2006 I won the Charles Henry Foyle Award for stitched textiles. I am a regular artist in residence at Nature in Art, Twigworth, Gloucestershire and take part in the Stroud International Textiles Trail, SIT. I give talks about my work and inspiration and exhibit in the Midlands and South West.