Thursday, 30 June 2016

Tunnel Books Workshop at The V&A Museum

I will be running a one-day workshop at The V&A Museum on Saturday 3rd September. 

Using a variety of paper and paper crafting techniques, you will learn how to plan, design and make your own tunnel book inspired by the V&A’s collection.

tunnel book with light by Su Blackwell

To book your place, please go to The V&A website to book online or by phone
For information on the V&A's Collection of historical Tunnel Books, 

Friday, 24 June 2016

From Purses to Pants...

Here are some of the handmade things I've found online, 
using my Wild Flowers design for Liberty Art Fabrics 

 girl's dresses










girls tops

 girls dresses
 detail photo of the original artwork
appliqued tops

(and my favourite)

Liberty have just released a beautiful new Wild Flowers colourway for their Summer Collection

Available here...

Wednesday, 15 June 2016

Artist Book Fair in Norwich next weekend

I was honoured to be invited on the selection panel for this innovative book fair in Norwich. 

turn the page artists' book fair
The Forum, Norwich
Friday 24th and Saturday 25th June 2016
Time: 10am - 6pm  Free Entry

To find out what's on, click on the link below

Tuesday, 14 June 2016

The Garden Show at Long and Ryle, London, Opens 7th July

Group show of garden themed works by selected artists. 
 Featuring new work by Su Blackwell 

Long and Ryle Gallery

Thursday, 9 June 2016

A new programme exploring contemporary craft in the UK airs tonight

MAKE CRAFT BRITAIN explores the wealth of crafting in the UK.
It's presenter Martha Kierney is on a quest to understand the power of craft in contemporary society.
Make Craft Britain is aired on BBC4, Thursday 9th July at 9pm 

Thursday, 2 June 2016

My Work Features in Upcoming Issue of Somerset Studio Magazine

There's a wonderful illustrated interview by Rice Zachery Freeman in the upcoming July/August edition of Somerset Studio Magazine.

Somerset Studio Magazine can be subscribed to readers outside of the US, by going to this link...