ART GALLERY

many of these artworks are available for exhibition purposes


“Caren Garfen’s practice is not solely about her virtuosity with stitch. She undertakes meticulous research and often seeks out everyday objects (dolls house furniture, capsules, key rings) to incorporate in her pieces, which when combined act as a powerful conduit for the message.”

Jo Hall - Editor Embroidery magazine, 2018


Mad Hatters Tea Party, 2019

Mad Hatters Tea Party, 2019

What’s Going On Upstairs, 2019 - 1/12th scale

What’s Going On Upstairs, 2019 - 1/12th scale

Do My Bones Look Big In This? 2018

Do My Bones Look Big In This? 2018

Under Pressure, 2018

Under Pressure, 2018

Room For Improvement, 2018 - Installation

Room For Improvement, 2018 - Installation

UDHR Quilt Group Project, 2018

UDHR Quilt Group Project, 2018

Heartfelt, 2018

Heartfelt, 2018

Life Line, 2018

Life Line, 2018

Mirror Biscuits, 2017

Mirror Biscuits, 2017

A Hard Act To Swallow, 2017

A Hard Act To Swallow, 2017

Tweets (not Sweets), 2016

Tweets (not Sweets), 2016

That's How The Cookie Crumbles, 2016

That's How The Cookie Crumbles, 2016

Anna, 2015

Anna, 2015

Magnetic Attraction, 2014

Magnetic Attraction, 2014

It's A Man's World, 2014

It's A Man's World, 2014

Hanging By A Thread, 2013 - Charity Comm.

Hanging By A Thread, 2013 - Charity Comm.

Addressing The Past, 2013

Addressing The Past, 2013

D-I-E-T-S F-A-I-L, 2012

D-I-E-T-S F-A-I-L, 2012

Don't Make A Meal of It, 2011

Don't Make A Meal of It, 2011

The Writing Is On The Wall, 2009

The Writing Is On The Wall, 2009

Scream of Consciousness, 2019

Scream of Consciousness, 2019

Pharmaceutical Security Blanket, 2018

Pharmaceutical Security Blanket, 2018

Weighing On My Mind, 2018

Weighing On My Mind, 2018

Media Meddles, 2018

Media Meddles, 2018

Hidden Movement, 2018

Hidden Movement, 2018

Patients is Key, 2018

Patients is Key, 2018

The Secret Life Of An Eating Disorder, 2018

The Secret Life Of An Eating Disorder, 2018

Hourglass Figure, 2017

Hourglass Figure, 2017

mmm&mmm, 2017

mmm&mmm, 2017

Identity Crisis, 2017

Identity Crisis, 2017

Net Weight Net Loss, 2016

Net Weight Net Loss, 2016

You See Food I See Numbers, 2016

You See Food I See Numbers, 2016

Their Hands Were Tied, 2015

Their Hands Were Tied, 2015

Guilt Biscuits, 2014

Guilt Biscuits, 2014

There Are No Words, 2014 - Site Specific

There Are No Words, 2014 - Site Specific

Crying Shame, 2013

Crying Shame, 2013

House Work, 2012

House Work, 2012

Team Spirit, 2012

Team Spirit, 2012

How Many Times, 2010 - Commission

How Many Times, 2010 - Commission

Turning A Blind Eye, 2008

Turning A Blind Eye, 2008

Stand Up And Be Counted, 2019

Stand Up And Be Counted, 2019

What’s Going On Upstairs, 2018 - Installation

What’s Going On Upstairs, 2018 - Installation

Eye Spy, 2018

Eye Spy, 2018

What’s Going On Upstairs - Accessories, 2018

What’s Going On Upstairs - Accessories, 2018

Empty, 2018

Empty, 2018

Watched, 2018

Watched, 2018

Jane Austen Community Quilt, 2018

Jane Austen Community Quilt, 2018

A Bitter Pill, 2017

A Bitter Pill, 2017

On Reflection, 2017

On Reflection, 2017

Death By Chocolate, 2016

Death By Chocolate, 2016

Who Do You Think You Are, 2016

Who Do You Think You Are, 2016

Augustus and Edie, 2016

Augustus and Edie, 2016

Cooking Something Up, 2014 - Installation

Cooking Something Up, 2014 - Installation

Weight A Minute, 2014

Weight A Minute, 2014

Reel Lives, 2013 - Site Specific

Reel Lives, 2013 - Site Specific

Stitches, 2013 - Commission

Stitches, 2013 - Commission

Wafer Thin, 2012

Wafer Thin, 2012

Handy Woman, 2011 - Charity Commission

Handy Woman, 2011 - Charity Commission

An Embroiderer's Eye, 2009 - Commission

An Embroiderer's Eye, 2009 - Commission

Womanual, 2007

Womanual, 2007

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