pharmaceutical security blanket, 2018

One of the main features in the art installation, ‘What’s Going On Upstairs’, at The Knitting & Stitching Show, is a quilt which has been made using a complicated pattern designed by a talented and creative young woman who passed away after suffering from a complex eating disorder.

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 The backing of this quilt has been made using three hospital gowns

The backing of this quilt has been made using three hospital gowns

 Tiny colourful buttons have been used in the construction of the quilt

Tiny colourful buttons have been used in the construction of the quilt

 All motifs and text have been hand stitched

All motifs and text have been hand stitched

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Exhibited in:

‘What’s Going On Upstairs’, The Knitting & Stitching Show, Alexandra Palace, Gallery TG11, London (2018)

‘What’s Going On Upstairs’, The Knitting & Stitching Show, The RDS, Gallery TG6, Simmonscourt, Dublin, (2018)

‘What’s Going On Upstairs’, The Knitting & Stitching Show, Harrogate Convention Centre, Gallery TG2, Harrogate (2018)