Kicking Up a Dust

There are still a few of the artists from the original Shoddy exhibition in April that I haven’t featured on this blog. In some cases, this was because their work was difficult to represent and do credit to, perhaps because of the media used. Katy White’s audio visual piece in the exhibition, Kicking Up A … More Kicking Up a Dust


I was really pleased to be able to include Hayley Mills-Styles‘ work in the second Shoddy exhibition this month. Beautiful detailed embroidery, drawing on family history and memory, addressing Shoddy themes of history, heritage, disability and re-purposing from a different angle. Here’s Hayley’s statement about her work. Based on my memories of childhood, Deconstruct/Reconstruct is … More Deconstruct/Reconstruct