Midge Gourlay - Textile Artist

Detail From Kemback Church Pulpit fall 1993
Boxed Machair 2006
Pines near vineyard - silk felt/paper, papers,seeds, machine embroidery - 60 x 32 cms
Tullibardine (detail) - Fabric, Dyes, Puffy paint, Gold
Vandage - Hand dyed silk felt/paper and silk velvet with hand and machine embroidery - 150 x 90 cms


Midge Gourlay

Curriculum Vitae

2004 Started art business - "Port Appin Studio"
2001 My work was featured on STV's 'The Home Show"
1998 Awarded development grant from Scottish Arts Council, Crafts Division
1992-95 Visiting lecturer, Embroidery and woven textiles department, Glasgow School of Art
1982-84 Taught Embroidery evening classes, Glasgow School of Art
1975-83 Visiting Art teacher, various Primary Schools, Central Region
1972-73 Part time lecturer, Glasgow School of Art
1968-69 Jordanhill College of Education
1964-68 Embroidery Woven Textiles, Glasgow School of Art

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Recent Exhibitions

Recent work included in:
2005 "Edge" exhibiton at Blair Castle
2004 "Gilt Edge" - Collins Gallery, Glasgow
2004 "Drawing with threads and Weaving stories" - Castle Gallery, Inverness
2003 "Edge at the Knitting and Stitching show", London, Dublin and Harrogate
2003 "Land and Sea" - solo exhibition at An Tobar, Tobermory, Isle of Mull
2002/3 "on the Edge" - Paisley Museum and Art Gallery
2000 "To Boldly Sew" Edge, Dundee
1999 "Family Tree" Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen
1999 "Art of the Stitch"
1997 "Art of the Stitch"
1995 "Tented House of the Arts" Edinburgh Festival
1995 Roger Bill Cliffe Fine Art Gallery, Glasgow
1995 "Art of the Stitch"

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