Judy Hooworth, Morisset, NSW

E-mail: judyhoo1@bigpond.com 

Judy’s been creating art quilts for more than 30 years. A tutor, author, lecturer and judge she has shared her expertise with students in Australia and overseas. She has exhibited widely in Australia and overseas; her quilts have been featured in many books and magazines around the world, and she has written three books on quilt design. Judy is represented in public and private collections including the Powerhouse Museum Sydney and the Museum of Arts and Design New York. She received the Quilters Guild NSW Scholarship 1994, and a professional Development Grant from the Australia Council 1995. In 2012 Judy was presented with the Rajah Award for “her outstanding contribution to Australian quilting.”

Judy Hooworth - Creek Drawing #16Creek Drawing #16

Retail Price: NFS
Dimensions: 140 x 184cm (H x W)
Statement: My quilts are about place, in particular Dora Creek which flows near my home. I’m interested in patterns, light on water, trees and branches, grasses and leaves; and the changing colours and moods created by variations in the weather day by day.
Exhibitions: Golden Textures Contemporary Art Quilt Award 2017
Photographer: Judy Hooworth

Creek Drawing #9 by Judy HooworthCreek Drawing #9

Retail Price: NFS
Dimensions: 86 x 172cm ( 34 x 68in) (H x W)
Exhibitions: Quilts=Art=Quilts 2014
Awards: Juror’s Award
Photographer: Andy Payne

Rainy Day Dora Creek #12 Judy HooworthRainy Day Dora Creek #12

Retail Price: SOLD
Dimensions: 101 x 101cm ( 40 x 40in) (H x W)
Exhibitions: Quilt National 2015
Photographer: Garrick Muntz

© Judy Hooworth