Emma was selected by the design and applied arts critic, Corinne Julius to exhibit her new large scale artworks with acoustic properties on the Future Heritage Stand. This hand picked select group of makers presented new work and processes that can be commissioned by interior designers and architects for use in their projects. All of the makers practices were chosen for their innovation and mastery across a range of craft skills . Emma produced a series of large wall panels showcasing her artistry of composing digital colour and hand fabric manipulation techniques using the latest fire resistant textiles in conjunction with and sound absorbent materials.
COVER MAGAZINE - Autumn 2016
Devoted to the international market in modern fine hand-made carpets and artist textiles. The quarterly COVER magazine features an in-depth interview with Emma speaking about her practice which engages with the physical and digital making and the interplay between the two.
MADE.COM - art for your sofa
Emma has collaborated on an exclusive collection of cushion designs for made.com. Her eye-catching prints and intelligent use of colour are the perfect combination, resulting in incredible optical patterns. View and buy the collection online at made.com.
SELVEDGE MAGAZINE - Issue n0 72.
Emma was delighted to be featured in Selvedge . This stunning bi monthly magazine offers the worlds finest textile photography, unparalleled design and peerless writing. Emma was interviewed by Corinne Julius the art critic , journalist and curator for the July issue of Selvedge Magazine in the run up to exhibiting her new works under the N&N WARES label. You can read about the journey of her practice over the last sixteen years which covers, craft, making textiles and pattern.
An animation made with Visual Artist Hannah Mason. A cross-disciplinary approach working with digital mark making and moving image. Exploring movement, layer and intersection of Emma's digital marks and colour within a moving frame. Moving image was then interrupted at random to form a still image. This still was then printed digitally onto cloth and formed into a scarf.
FT- how to spend it / Dec 2016
N&N WARES' hand made limited edition ties were deemed the must have for him this christmas by the FT. These 100% silk ties in limited edition placement prints are hand sewn in the UK. The craft of tie making is Emma's latest exploration in utilising digital placement print for which can only be hand crafted.