HEARTFELT, 2018

The stethoscope takes on a new meaning when hand stitched text discs replace the chest-pieces' diaphragm.

Full size and 1/12th scale stethoscopes  Photo credit (above): Yeshen Venema

Full size and 1/12th scale stethoscopes

Photo credit (above): Yeshen Venema

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Heartfelt (yellow) exhibited in 'The Mr X Stitch Guide to Cross Stitch' at Standen House National Trust Property, West Sussex (2018)

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Credit: Mad, Bad and Sad, A History of Women and the Mind Doctors from 1800 to the Present, Lisa Appignanesi, Virago 2008   Currently exhibited in:  The Mr X Stitch Guide to Cross Stitch, British Textile Biennial, Towneley Hall Museum, Burnley, Lancashire (3 Oct 2019 - 29 Feb 2020)

Credit: Mad, Bad and Sad, A History of Women and the Mind Doctors from 1800 to the Present, Lisa Appignanesi, Virago 2008

Currently exhibited in:
The Mr X Stitch Guide to Cross Stitch, British Textile Biennial, Towneley Hall Museum, Burnley, Lancashire (3 Oct 2019 - 29 Feb 2020)

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Healthy eating stethoscopes…

Healthy eating stethoscopes…

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Measurement: 74cm x 12cm each (at longest point)

Process: Hand stitch

Materials: Textile, silk threads, doctors’ stethoscopes


Exhibited in:

BEAT Eating Disorder International Conference, Imperial College London (2018)

‘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)

14th International London Eating Disorders Conference, QEII Centre, Westminster (March 2019)

‘Image and Narrative: Illness, Recovery, Change’ at The University of Nottingham (April 2019)

East Midlands Mental Health Service Innovators Conference 2019, First Steps, University of Derby (September 2019)