2016 Niche Awards Finalists Announced

I submitted images of my work in August for the 2016 Niche Awards and two wall panels are Finalists! A 24 Panel Scrapyard Quilt and 'Rumpled' one of my new loom woven wall sculptures.

The 2016 Niche Award Winners will be announced in January 2016 in Washington,DC

 

Scrapyard Quilt.24 panels of stainless mesh, onto which are stitched elements using copper wire, copper strip, brass, washers, industrial  scrap, bike parts. 74x118cm/29x 46"

Scrapyard Quilt.24 panels of stainless mesh, onto which are stitched elements using copper wire, copper strip, brass, washers, industrial  scrap, bike parts. 74x118cm/29x 46"

'Rumpled' one of my new wall sculptures is a 2016 Niche Award Finalist. It is loom woven with copper wire, copper strip, added patina,21 x 92 cm/9 x 36"

'Rumpled' one of my new wall sculptures is a 2016 Niche Award Finalist. It is loom woven with copper wire, copper strip, added patina,21 x 92 cm/9 x 36"

Art Comes Alive 2015

I submitted work to Art Comes Alive 2015 in Cincinnati,the pleated vessel was accepted and on June 20 at the Opening it was announced that it had won the Brentwood Art Exchange Excellence in Fine Craft Award. The Award also includes a $500 honorarium and a displayJan 18 to Mar 12,2016, in the Front Window of the Art Center in Brentwood MA, near Washington DC. I am so honoured to have received this award,and  many thanks to Art Design Consultants    adcfineart.com 

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2015 Niche Award

It was announced in Washington on Jan17 at the American Made Show that my Vessel was a Winner of a 2015 Niche Award in the Fabricated Metal category! This was absolutely wonderful news, especially since I won the same award in 2014 with a different vessel.Thanks to the Rosen Group for establishing this Award in 1989 for Fine Craft Artists. It has been a huge encouragement for  me.

My vessel is a  2015 Niche Award Finalist,in the Fabricated Metal category. The winners will be announced in January, in Washington at the American Made Show.The vessel is woven on a loom with coloured copper wire,and is 13.5 x 8 x 7" in size.

2014 Niche Award

My Pleated Vessel won a 2014 Niche Award, announced Jan18,2014 in Philadelphia at the Buyers Market! There were 35 winners chosen from the 174 Finalists --my Vessel was in the Fabricated metal category. Check out  www.nicheawards.com  to see all the winners.TheNiche Award is a beautiful piece of blown glass, now displayed in my studio.

Pleated Vessel, winner of a 2014 Niche Award