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Maggie’s CV

Born London, 1955
1971
  • Berkshire School of Art (Fashion)
1972
  • Farnham School of Art (Foundation)
1973 – 1976
  • St Martins School of Art (Fashion BA Honours)
  • Assisi, Italy. Assistant knitwear designer to John Ashpool for Ellesse
  • Clear plastic and wool knit collection for re launch of ’Mr Freedom’ London
1977 – 1980 Paris, France

  • Menswear designer
  • Launch first limited edition knitwear through Alexander De Rome boutique
1981 – 1990 UK and USA

  • Freelance knitwear designer and maker
  • British crafts council touring exhibit
  • Limited editions of knitted and woven Throws, Shawls and luxury evening knitwear
  • Kinetic sculpture Commission, Laguna Beach California, USA
1990 – 2000
  • Interior Decorating commissions Amsterdam and London
  • Papier-mache vessels exhibit Amsterdam
  • Founder member of NEMH (“non essential must haves”) promoting craft and design
    work through private home events and parties
1999 – 2006 London based studio
2006 Studio in Ceze valley in Southern France

  • Annual textile collection exhibited at design shows and craft fairs including:
    • British Crafts
    • Craft In Focus
    • Dulwich Craft Fair
    • Craft Movement
    • Country Living
    • Farnham Maltings
    • Midland Grand Projects
    • Ropewalk Gallery
    • Origin
    • Brighton Craft fair
    • Eunique – Karlsruhe
2008 Collaboration with designer Monica Boxley to produce exclusive accessory range
2009
November
Awarded bursary from ‘The Shape of Things’ (TSOT) to create new textile work
Trunk show in New York USA
2010 TSOT group show – Flow Gallery, Notting Hill Gate, London. 7th September – 6th November.
2011 TSOT group show – Crafts Study Centre – Farnham. 4th January – 16th April.
2012 Exhibition ’NEGOTIATIONS’ – New Walk Museum & Art Gallery, Leicester. 7th April – 20th May.
2013 Fiberart International 2013 group show
April 19 – August 18,
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts and
Society for Contemporary Craft. MARRIANNE KOR AWARD FOR
DISTINGUISHED INTERNATIONAL ENTRY
for : Her Hair Grows