Norah Stocker lives near and runs her own business in Coggeshall, Essex. She is qualified Printmaker, Art, Design & Textile Artist and adult teacher of City & Guilds. She offers talks, teaching and mentors her exhibiting Focus group.
Natures cycle of the seasons with the circle of endless beauty of natures colour, texture, harmony. The impermanence of the natural world and the cycle of rebirth. Norah is exploring ideas of creating visual decay in methods of applying inks in soft tonal colours and ghost prints to create small ancient art onto a variety of mediums.
Norah has exhibited regularly throughout East Anglia in recent years. 2018 Quay Gallery, Snape Maltings Suffolk, Sudbury Summer Art Fair, Mill Tye Gallery, Saffron Walden Museum, Thaxted Guildhall. Previous years Quay Gallery Snape Maltings, Curwen School of Print, Solo Exhibition Red Lion Bookshop Gallery, Chelmsford Museum, Braintree Museum six weeks, The Minories Colchester, Rhodes Gallery Brentwood, Denny Abbey Cambridge, Festival of Quilts, amongst other local venues. A national finalist for the "Inspired by the V&A" in 1999.
Norah is a founder member of the O2 Group. A member of The Guild of Essex Craftsmen, Gainsborough House Print Studio, Printmakers 8 Group. SAQA International (Studio Art Quilts Association), the Essex Region Textile Forum (ERTF). Quilters Guild, Contemporary Quilters Group, the Embroiderers Guild, Cotton Scatterers quilting group. founder member of her Focus Group. Sudbury Art Society. Stour Art Group. Gainsborough House, Gainsborough Print Room. Coggeshall Art Group, Colchester Art Society.
Norah Stocker (Artist)