The Brit & the Great Bear at the Spring Knitting & Stitching Shows

The Brit & the Great Bear is in the 62 Group exhibition, Making Space, at the Spring Knitting & Stitching Shows from 27 to 30 April 2017.

129x93cm
2016
Drawing, painting and machine embroidery on silk. Painted wooden frame.
Made for the 62 Group exhibition, Making Space, at Macclesfield Silk Museum from 18.05.16 to 03.09.16. Then touring to the Spring Knitting and Stitching Show at the Royal […]

By |February 27th, 2017|Creative, drawings, exhibitions|0 Comments

exhibition faces, figures, & fabrics ends friday

Faces, Figures, & Fabrics, Paddy Killer’s exhibition at Newcastle Arts Centre, ends on Friday, so very little time to get down there. Hope you manage/managed to get to see it.
All the exhibits are for sale. Also for sale are Greetings Cards & packs of Paddy’s postcards.
This is the article by David Whetstone in the Newcastle Chronicle 

PADDY’S STATEMENT from the exhibition
Paddy Killer has been […]

By |October 31st, 2016|Creative, drawings, greetings cards, exhibitions|0 Comments

62 Group exhibition – Making Space

The Brit and the Great Bear, has been selected for the 62 Group exhibition Making Space at Macclesfield Silk Museum.
Drawing, painting and machine embroidery on silk. Painted wooden frame
129x93cm

The Atlas Coelestis from the observations at Greenwich by the first Astronomer Royal, John Flamsteed (1646-1719), was published posthumously in 1729. It depicts the constellations as was […]

By |June 15th, 2016|Creative, Design, drawings, exhibitions|0 Comments

Paddy Killer Workshop at Macclesfield Silk Museum

I am leading a workshop with the 62 Group Summer Exhibition, Making Space, at Macclesfield Silk Museum.

Date: 16.07.2016
Title: My Life in Silk

I have been using silk as my main medium since the late 80s, incorporating it with other textiles and non-textile materials such as glass, and wood. In this textile workshop I will explain what has informed […]

By |March 7th, 2016|Creative, exhibitions|0 Comments

christmas card for vets4pets carlisle 2015

This is the christmas card for Vets4Pets Carlisle, commissioned by Lisa Kerr who is the vet. It is the latest I have done for her, the others being last year’s Christmas card, and pet sympathy and get-well-soon cards. Claude, a British Blue cat, and is the winner of a competition Lisa ran on her practice website for the […]

By |December 15th, 2015|Creative, Design, drawings, greetings cards, commissions|0 Comments

canto #3 from dante’s divine comedy

Canto #3 is now finished. The subject is the entrance to hell as observed by Dante and Virgil from Dante’s Divine Comedy. They watch as the neutrals swirl around, and Charon is seen ferrying his passengers across the river Styx.
It is a private commission. The size is w133 x h131. The techniques are drawing, painting and […]

By |September 24th, 2015|Creative, Design, commissions|0 Comments

62 group : now – exhibition and workshop

62 group : now is a new exhibition of work by the members of the 62 Group, and opens at Upfront Gallery on Tuesday 17th March, and ends 10th May.

Further information, opening times etc

Here is the invite to the 62 Group PV on Saturday 21st March 2-4pm.

Paddy is leading a workshop, Material Illumination, on Saturday 18th April.
Material Illumination: “anything you can […]

By |March 10th, 2015|Creative, drawings, exhibitions|0 Comments