About Emma

Colour and pattern are a constant source of fascination and excitement for me and are the strongest influences on my work. Sometimes capturing existing patterns but often creating my own.

Education
2002-2005 BA Jewellery and Silversmithing- School of Jewellery, UCE, Birmingham (now BCU)
2001-2002 BTEC Diploma in Foundation Studies in Art- Wirral Met College, Birkenhead

Exhibitions
Summer & Xmas since 2012 Made in Clerkenwell (Open Studios)
October-December 2015 Solstice Exhibition, Arteria Gallery, Lancaster
July 2015 Summer Showcase, Ferrers Gallery, Leicestershire
July 2015 Summer Showcase, Adore Contemporary Boutique, Falmouth
April 2015 BCTF, Harrogate, Yorkshire
November 2014 Lustre, Lakeside Arts, Nottingham
October 2014 30 years in the making, Lesley Craze Gallery, London
January 2014 Mersey Jewellers Go Platinum 1994-2014, Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool
November/December 2013 'Christmas at Heart' Heart Gallery, Hebden Bridge
July-October 2013 'Galactic' RBSA, Birmingham
October 2012 Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair, Manchester
December 11-February 12 Craft Showcase, Craft Conservatory, Rugby Museum & Art Gallery
November 11-January 12 "What a Cracker" Heart Gallery, Hebden Bridge
October 11 Design Show Liverpool, St George's Hall, Liverpool
November 10 Design Show Liverpool, St George's Hall, Liverpool
November 09-Feb 10 FLUX/Brilliantly Birmingham, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
October-November 09 Jewellery Exhibition, Dee Fine Arts, Wirral
October-December 09 Handmade, 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe
April-June 09 "Beautifully Crafted" showcase, National Glass Centre, Sunderland
January/February 09 50 @ the BDC, Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool
January 09 Recycled, Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester
November/December 08 Christmas Exhibition, Artifex, Sutton Coldfield
June 08 Design Show Liverpool (with MJMAN), NOVAS CUC, Liverpool
May 08 West meets West, Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco
November 07- January 08 Handmade in Liverpool, Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool
November 07- January 08 Christmas Craft Exhibition, Shire Hall Gallery, Stafford
September 2007 Table Manners (MJMAN/hope st festival), The london carriage Works, Liverpool
June 2007 Nurtured (MJMAN), Cetra Gallery, Heswall, Wirral
June/July 2005 New Designers, Business Design Centre, London
June 2005The Art of Recycling, Cambridgeshire County Council
June 2005Degree Show, School of Jewellery, Birmingham
February 2005 Re:Fuse, The Sonar Project, London
November/December 2004 Christmas Presence/Brilliantly Birmingham, Plan B Gallery, Birmingham

Publicity/Press
January 2013 Jewellery Focus Magazine- Embracing the Future by Janet Fitch
November 2010 Image featured in Design Show Liverpool promotional Material
February 2008 Elle Decoration: The Green House

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Decmber 2007 Jewellery Focus: Creativity Incubation in Brum (image featured)
March 2005 WGSN/Generation Now- Re:Fuse Report
December 2004 Brilliantly Birmingham- Designer Maker Catalogue
December 2003 Birmingham Post- "Hoard of the Rings"

Memberships

Craft Central Network

Current Outlets
Studio Vault, Settle, Yorkshire Omoide
Cut the Mustard Gallery, Langholm, Scotland Omoide
Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool Omoide
Artifex Gallery, Sutton Coldfield Constellation

© Emma Farnworth 2016