Jane Claire Wilson

Jane is a contemporary textile and mixed media artist who creates artwork to share stories about places and people.

Jane has walking at the heart of her practice, and enjoys exploring new places; often gathering stories and memories from local community members then creating work in response to my findings.

She use a range of techniques including machine and hand embroidery, hand dying, painting, distressing fabric, felting and wrapping to create textile sculptures and 2D pieces.

Jane has recently graduated with an MA in Creative Practice from Leeds Arts University where she researched, how creating a sense of place in a creative practice engages local audiences and makers in social, political and global discussions.

She also facilitates art workshops for children and adults throughout North Yorkshire. Specializing in creating high quality art experiences for children with disabilities.