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Alison Nicholson

Alison Nicholson
Email:alisonsnicholson@icloud.com
Phone:01271 321922
Web:alisonnicholson.com
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Artist's Profile

Alison Nicholson

Original work can be seen at the Waterside Gallery in Instow, 83 The Gallery Clovelly and Chapel Farm Croyde. Alison has held solo exhibitions at the Landmark Theatre, Ilfracombe and at the Queen’s Theatre, Barnstaple. She is a Full Member of 14 The Gallery an Associate for the Art Coop and an Exhibiting Member and Secretary to the Westward Ho! & Bideford Art Society.


Alison completed her Fine Art Degree in 2010 when she made large soft sculptures, knitted and crocheted from copper wire and fishing line and stitched water soluble fabric. Since then she has evolved this work into functional and decorative mixed media 3D forms whilst continuing to develop her 2D seascapes.

Alison runs textile workshops for Embroiderers Guild, West Country Embroiderers, Petroc and the Burton Gallery.– please ring if you are interested.

 

Artist's Statement

Alison uses fabric, paper, thread, wire and found objects to create collages and abstract forms that hint at the familiar.   Her work is largely influenced by the sea and attempts to convey its atmosphere and essence.