2009 – 2011 MA Contemporary Textiles (Distinction) – University of Hertfordshire 

2005 – 2008 HE Dip Stitched Textiles (Distinction) – Bucks New University 

2002 – 2005 City and Guilds, Part I and II Creative Studies, Embroidery – Richmond Community College

1978 – 1981 – Royal Academy of Music

Selected Solo and Group Exhibitions


The Sewing Machine Project (Studio 21) – The Knitting and Stitching Shows, London, Harrogate and Dublin. 

The Makers Art (Society of Designer Craftsmen North Surrey Group) – Cranleigh Art Centre Cranleigh, Surrey

Cley 17Connectivity – St Margaret’s Church, Cley-next-the-Sea

The Archive Project – The Cello Factory, London

Making Space (The 62 Group of Textile Artists) – Knitting and Stitching Show, Edinburgh, 

Making Space (The 62 Group of Textile Artists) – Spring Knitting and Stitching Show, London 


Moments of Being (solo show)The Knitting & Stitching Shows, London and Harrogate

CLEY16: In Norfolk Now – St. Margaret’s Church, Cley-next-the-Sea, Norfolk

Making Space (The 62 Group of Textile Artists) – Macclesfield Silk Museum, Macclesfield

The Sewing Machine Project (Studio 21) – SIT Festival, Lansdown Gallery, Stroud,

The Archive Project – Haslemere Educational Museum, Haslemere,


The Sewing Machine Project (Studio 21)The Bracknell Gallery, South Hill Park Arts Centre

The Sewing Machine Project Preview (Studio 21 ) –  Select Showcase, Cheltenham

Chinese Whispers Selection (Studio 21) -The Well House Gallery, Horndon on the Hill

The Makers’ Art (Society of Designer Craftsmen North Surrey Group) The Robert Phillips Gallery, Walton-on-Thames

The 62 Group Now – Upfront Gallery, Unthank, Penrith, Cumbria

Designer Crafts at the Mall 2015 – The Mall Galleries, London


Caught by the Tide (solo show) – Society of Designer Craftsmen Gallery, London

Landmark Autumn Art Fair – Landmark Arts Centre, Teddington, 

Fine Art Quilt Masters – NEC, Birmingham

Preview of Fine Art Quilt Masters Shortlist – New Designers, London


Chinese Whispers (Studio 21) – The Bracknell Gallery, South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell

Reflective Space – The Crypt Gallery, London

Landmark Contemporary Textiles Fair – Landmark Arts Centre, Teddington

The shop within the show, Designer Crafts at The Mall 2013 – The Mall Galleries, London


Everyday Encounters – William Morris Gallery, London

Surface II  The Crypt Gallery, London

Group Exhibition Hastings Arts Forum, St Leonards on Sea, Hastings

The Duration of Surface The Attic at Lines of Pinner, Pinner

Newland House School (solo show) – Vinery Gallery, Twickenham

Designer Crafts at the Mall – The Mall Galleries, London

Publications e-book, Textiles: A response to Landscape, 2016

Art Quilting Studio, Summer 2015, Marshscapes by Rice Freeman-Zachery

Alice Fox: Natural Processes in Textile Art: From Rust Dyeing to Found Objects, Batsford, 2015

Julia Triston, Contemporary Applique, Batsford, 2014

C. June Barnes, Exploring Dimension in Quilt Art, Batsford, 2012

Sandra Meech, Connecting Design to Stitch, Batsford, 2012

Kim Thittichai, Experimental Textiles, Batsford, 2009

Web Articles

Debbie Lyddon: Art that Inspires,, 2016

Debbie Lyddon: Responding to Environment,, 2013

Aeolian Pipes and Air-songs Booklet

Professional Activities

Member and Chair of the 62 Group of Textile Artists’

Member of the Society of Designer Craftsmen