Artists

Karen Lyons

Karen was trained as a sculptor at Newcastle University and completed her Master of Fine Art at Reading University. She is a full-time artist and founder/proprietor of Ebor Studio in Littleborough, Greater Manchester. For many years, she enjoyed a career as an Art Lecturer leading BA and MA programmes at Lancaster University, Sheffield Hallam University, … Continue reading Karen Lyons

Paul Haywood

Paul Haywood and Sam Ingleson originally met and started to collaborate work with Erinma and Ray Bell, and others, in 2008 when they began to explore the possible options and practicalities of recycling metal from weapons destruction for uses in design and art. He is a co-founder of Guns to Goods and continues to work … Continue reading Paul Haywood

Ina Norrman

Swedish designer-maker with a background in psychology, Ina Norrman’s studio work is guided by an interest in people and their well-being. Ina is also interested in how the process of making might be used as a therapeutic tool. Although craft has long been used within the field of occupational therapy (albeit to lesser extent in the … Continue reading Ina Norrman

Angela Tait

Angela is a sculptor and ceramicist. Her practice includes mediums from the traditional to the experimental and she currently works from Ebor Studios in Littleborough and a small pottery at her home on the edge of the Pennine hills. Angela teaches ceramics in various locations including her own pottery; Ebor studios, Littleborough and occasionally lectures … Continue reading Angela Tait