About Paddy Killer

Artist Paddy Killer has an international reputation for her work. She exhibits widely and is included in many public & private collections worldwide. as well as giving lectures and teaching workshops, & working to commission. Her work is highly individual, detailed, and includes non-functional and functional pieces for interiors & wearables

Gallagher & Turner Open 2019

Gallagher & Turner Open 2019

Opens Thursday 20.08.29 – 18.00-20.00
Paddy Killer’s work in the exhibition

Work in the show
Mary Swift’s Blouse
Flanders Tape Lace

This is the first Gallagher and Turner Open exhibition

By |August 20th, 2019|drawings, exhibitions|0 Comments

new work for construct exhibition

Paddy’s latest work
costruzione di un collare in reticella su vetro
has been selected for the 62 Group exhibition, CONSTRUCT, at Sunny Bank Mills Gallery, Pudsey, near Leeds & Bradford

opening Saturday 2oth July 14.00 to 16.00

costruzione di un collare in reticella su vetro
64x45x4.5 cm

drawing onto waterjet cut glass, then kiln-fired
bullseye glass, drawing pens, titanium ink, silk velvet, […]

By |July 18th, 2019|Creative, drawings, exhibitions|0 Comments

trinity buoy wharf drawing prize 2018 last 2 venues

These are the last 2 venues, so don’t miss out!

2 March–26 April 2019
Drawing Projects UK
Bridge House
10 Stallard Street
Trowbridge BA14 9AE

4 May–6 July 2019
Chapel Gallery
St. Helen’s Road
Ormskirk L39 4QR

By |March 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

greetings cards on sale now

My greetings cards are now on sale from my website and at Gallagher & Turner

pack of twelve christmas cards with envelopes

Size A5 (210mm x 148mm)

these christmas cards are prints of drawings in pen and ink on paper by Paddy over the last 25 years. The subjects refer to actual pieces of work she produced during that particular year

they subjects […]

By |November 25th, 2018|Creative, Design, drawings, greetings cards, exhibitions|0 Comments

Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize next venue

I am in the exhibition. Please visit if you live nearby, or if you don’t. The exhibition is really worth seeing.

Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize exhibition (formerly the Jerwood Drawing Prize).
22.11.18 – 17.01.19
Arts University Bournemouth
BH12 5HH

Work in the show
mary swift’s drawn thread work

By |November 6th, 2018|Uncategorized, Creative, Design, drawings, exhibitions|0 Comments

2 new exhibitions: TBW Drawing Prize & NGC


I am in two exhibitions that opened this week!

Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize 2018: Trinity Buoy Wharf, London and touring

Gifted: Balcony Gallery Exhibition, National Glass Centre, Sunderland


By |September 29th, 2018|Creative, Design, drawings, exhibitions|0 Comments

Mary Swift’s Drawn Thread Work selected for Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize!

My drawing,  Mary Swift’s Drawn Thread Work, has been selected for the Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize (formerly the Jerwood Drawing Prize). The exhibition starts in London in September, and tours for a year.

It is one of my drawings on glass made for my solo show Drawn Thread Work – samplers and specimens at Customs […]

By |July 25th, 2018|Creative, drawings, exhibitions|0 Comments

WO/ exhibition at Vane

Two pieces of my work are in the exhibition WO/ at Vane from 9-24 March 2018
Vane, Commercial Union House, 39 Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6QE
9-24 March 2018

PV Thursday 8th March 5-8pm

WO/ is curated by artists Melanie Kyles and Caitlin Heaney to mark International Women’s Day on 8 March and showcases work on the themes of […]

By |February 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

sackville collars & pendants

sackville collars & pendants on exhibition
drawing on glass
drawn thread work samplers & specimens

These sackville collars are from the Richard & Edward Sackville portraits by William Larkin. They are water jet cut shapes, then drawn onto in ink. I first came across the Larkin paintings when my solo exhibition, In Arkadia, and the paintings were on show […]

By |November 22nd, 2017|Creative, Design, drawings, exhibitions, commissions|0 Comments

drawn thread work exhibition is open

My exhibition Drawn Thread Work – samplers & specimens is open in the Fusion Gallery, Customs House, South Shields. Scroll down their page for my bit!

“Paddy Killer draws onto all sorts of materials. In this exhibition they are glass and silk. The new experimental work on glass, some of which is then fired, is a […]

By |November 20th, 2017|Creative, Design, drawings, exhibitions, commissions|0 Comments