Since graduating from Winchester School of Art in 1989 Linda has been a full time maker specialising in Machine embroidery. From her Eastleigh studio she makes one-off machine embroidery pieces depicting domestic scenes in colourful settings. Linda exhibits throughout Europe and has pieces held in collections at the V&A and in the USA. Her book; Creative Machine Embroidery was published in 2010. She has featured on the Sky TV series Talking Threads & appeared in Channel 4’s Kirstie’s Handmade Britain.
Linda has been a visiting tutor at Cowslip Workshops for many years, she also holds workshops for the Embroiderers’ Guild, stitch enthusiast groups and nervous individuals. She enjoys teaching and sharing her enthusiasm for textiles and her love of Machine Embroidery.