2009/2010/2011/2012: Chorlton Arts Festival - Visual Arts
2008: Co-founded battyandgorgeous with Diane Pagan
TATE Liverpool/ Broadoak Mental Health Unit
Print and painting project to make work for the ward
2007 – 2011:
Manchester Art Gallery
WEA Asian Women's Group - creative textiles
Crosslee Primary School. Superhero project. Textile/clothing peice
Wai Yin Women's Chinese Society - Older Mental Health Group.
Public programme - weekend textile courses
2010-2011: Syrian House, Cheshire
Artist in Residence- Art in The Garden
2007 – 2011: Manchester College
Visiting lecturer on Teaching on Foundation Arts and
Design and BTEC National Diploma Fashion & Clothing.
2007 to date: ARC (Arts for recovery in the community)
Visual art projects with adults and young people in the community and at Stepping Hill Hospital Mental Health Unit - drawing, painting, printing, felt, sculpture.
2007-2011: Seashell (Royal School for the Deaf)
Various projects - Lantern Making, Indoor Garden, Clay Work,
Painting, Drawing. Exhibited in Manchester International Festival 2009
2006-2011: START in Salford
Visual arts projects including drawing, creative textiles, sculpture, therapeutic gardening
2009/2010/2011: Open Studio at Hot Bed Press
2010: Gallery of Costume, Manchester Galleries
2010: Sale Waterside
2008: Kitchen Gallery
2007: Urbis, Manchester
2004 -2007. BA Embroidery. Manchester Metropolitan University
2003-2004. Foundation Art and Design, City College, Manchester
1995-1998. Diploma in Psychotherapy.
1981-1985. BA Business Studies. University of Northumberland