Lesley Illingworth             Textile Artist

   BA Hons.


StoryTelling Coat - the journey so far



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Success of Shoddy Exhibition Leeds



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This  work that was exhibited in the Shoddy Exhibition in Leeds and my work was pictured and quoted in an article by Frances Ryan in The Observer on the 3.4.16


and in the Shoddy blog.  https://shoddyexhibition.wordpress.com/

The coat was displayed in Batley Museum and Art Gallery (www.kirklees.gov.uk/batleygallery) in June and also at TheLeeds Centre for Integrated Living. (www.leedscil.org.uk)

Shoddy Booklet published


Shoddy was at The Inkwell in Aug 2016

Shoddy was winner of Love Art Festival award.