Meet The Artists

A Range of Artwork

We have a diverse range of art produced by the women involved in Taking Space, including:

Painting, collage, textiles, mosaic, drawing and multi-media work.

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Jenni Burrows

Textile Artist

My practice and initial investigation was a coping strategy to enhance my quality of life throughout a long wait for a diagnosis.

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Mary Fletcher

Artist

My art has been that of a flaneur, observing life using varied media and themes both personal and political.

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Clare Hughes

Artist

I also often venture out to sketch and paint en plain air, around the dramatic coastline, which inspires most of my work.

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Joan Kingston

Artist

I have been drawing, painting and 'making' throughout my life, developing creative ideas around my working life.

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Karen Smith

Artist

I become more concerned for the environment as I get older and I have been told that this and my textile studies is reflected in my paintings.

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Suzanne Stobbs

Artist

Colour and texture are the key qualities found in my art. I am primarily an oil painter but also produce piqueassiette mosaics and textile pictures.