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Cathy Needham Textile Artist

Welcome to my site, I am a textile artist working mainly in  the mediums of felt, appliqué, hand dyeing and hand embellishment.

 Please visit my gallery pages to see the breadth of my work.

You can see recent work on the  Latest work  page.


If you wish to see some more recent work/work in progress I am now on Facebook as Cathy Needham Textile Artist

These are some of the comments from visitors about my work:

“Inspirational work. A wonderful exhibition with some truly stunning pieces”. “Gorgeous stuff! Fabulous colours”. “Absolutely stunning! The quality of your work is amazing”.

Exhibitions 2018

Kunsthuis Gallery, Crayke, YO61 4TT

Our eARTh exhibition

March to 23rd December 2018

I am very pleased to have three 3D pieces in this exhibition about climate change and the environment

Please check opening times & days with the venue

Craft Open 2018

Platform Gallery, Station Road, Clitheroe, Lancashire

April 14th-June 23rd 2018

Mon-Fri 10.00-17.00

Sat 10.00-16.30

Sunday 11.00-16.00

I am very pleased to have two framed wall pieces in this show.

Artist-in-Residence at Burton Agnes Hall

21st-31st August 2018

I shall be one of two artists working in the summer house in the gardens during this period, 11.00-17.00 each day. Please come along to see some of my work, have a chat & see new work in progress that is inspired by the beautiful house or gardens  (Normal entrance charges apply)

Threading through the Moors

‘Inspired By’ Gallery

The Moors National Park Centre, Danby

31st August -Mon 24th September 2018

As part of Diverse Threads Textile Group I shall have work on display, made specially for this gallery and inspired by the area.

Preview on Saturday 1st September  12.00-15.00

Meet members of Diverse Threads to discuss their work

Meet the Artist days

9th & 16th September (12.00-15.00)

Where you can meet and chat with some members of the group on two of the weekend dates

(I will be at the preview and one of these days, but not sure which as yet.)

‘Inspired’ 24th-25th November 2018

The Chapel, Cemetary Road, York

Times tbc

I shall be taking part in this Christmas show with a group of ten other York artists. A chance to buy some individual and beautiful artwork.