Curriculum Vitae of Alison Peters
Artist's Statement

Current CV


Qualifications and Training


Herefordshire College of Art and Design – BA (Hons) Design Crafts


Wigan and Leigh College - Edexcel National Diploma in Foundation Art and Design


Wigan and Leigh College – A level Art and Design



2012/2013 Haworth Gallery, Accrington, Lancashire
2012 Samlesbury Hall, Preston, Lancashire
2012 Brabins Gallery, Chipping, Lancashire
2012 Creative Stitches and Hobbycrafts, Aintree, Liverpool

Relevant Experience with Textiles





Organisation Memberships


One Step On Textile and Embroidery Group


Parbold Embroiderer's Guild



Artist's Statement

I have always had an appreciation for the textile arts but this developed into a passion for embroidery whilst I was studying for a Degree in Design Crafts at Herefordshire College of Art and Design. It was there that I tried machine embroidery and used the technique to reflect my interest in medieval tapestries.
I like to use nature as a subject matter, being drawn to the subtleties of colours, and light and dark tones. I use my sewing machine as a paintbrush, I paint what I see and build up colour and shading to create work that is very detailed.
I have only recently joined One Step On and see it as an opportunity to develop my work and to exhibit with like minded people.


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