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Caron Penney

Artist and artisan tapestry weaver

Arundel, West Sussex
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Focus

art, tapestry, textiles

Pricing

£800 — £6000

About

The art of tapestry weaving is one which Caron Penney has developed over a career which has involved the creation of artwork for artists such as Gillian Ayres, Martin Creed and Tracey Emin.

Penney is an artist and has exhibited both nationally and internationally and is a member of the Contemporary Applied Arts and the 62 Group of Textile Artists.
In 2013 Penney opened her own studio, Atelier Weftfaced, where she makes tapestry to commission and sale.

News

GRID LOCKED

26 Jun 2018
CURRENT ISSUE Crafts Magazine Issue No. 273 Introducing our July/August 2018 issue: ..and studio visits with two of the country’s leading contemporary makers, ceramist Akiko Hirai and tapestry weaver Caron Penney.

William Morris Gallery

16 Jun 2018
Tapestries have always told stories. In this exhibition 15 women artists from the UK, USA, Canada, New Zealand and Japan weave the stories of our time: the possibilities, the hopes and lost chances.

House & Garden Magazine

02 Oct 2017
In the November issue of House & Garden Magazine (pages 76-77) Emily Tobin talks to master weavers Caron Penney and Katharine Swailes about their work and the artists they have collaborated with.

Available for commissions

Yes

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Portfolio

The Challenge

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Textiles

Intersections

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Materials Textiles

STOP & GO

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Textiles

The streets are paved with gold!

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Textiles

Stop_Go_2008_2013

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Textiles
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