Mostly painted quilts and textiles, but some traditional canvases too.

Featuring Life 13-The UnProfessional Wife

£3,500 Image available on a panel/Tea Towel for £12 plus postage, and to order on aprons, cushions etc

Tea Towels of the Life Quilts

6 of the Life Story Quilts are available as panels or tea towels. Click the image to see more details and purchase.

Through Our Hands, The Magazine

Read the latest FREE magazine by clicking on the image. Download a pdf for £3

Buy issue 7 of the mag for £3

Annabel painting live at the NEC, August 2015

Maker, Making, Made, co-curated by Annabel and Laura Kemshall. Festival of Quilts, NEC, Aug 2015

Australia’s Textile Fibre Forum Magazine, Featured Artist for Sept 2015

Through Our Hands Book featuring Annabel’s work

Through Our Hands is co-curated by Annabel and Laura Kemshall. This 84 page full colour book features the work of 27 Affiliate Artists. £10 plus postage from the TOH website. Click the image to see inside and go straight to the shop

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The Fragility of Self Worth and Self Portrait

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Winner 2016 Craft Open, Wolverhampton Art Gallery and Museum

Councillor John Reynolds, City of Wolverhampton Council Cabinet Member for City Economy, recently popped in to the gallery to meet the winners and view their creations. As well as having work exhibited in the gallery the overall winner received £500, and the innovation winner and student winner each won £250. Pictured (L-R): Melanie Tomlinson (artist on the judging panel for the Craft Open), Natalie Cole (Cultural Exhibitions Programmer), Chloe Smith (Winner of the Student Prize), Libby Ward (winner of the Innovation Prize), Annabel Rainbow (Overall Winner), Councillor Reynolds, Marguerite Nugent (Arts and Culture Manager).

Exhibitions for 2016/17.

Wolverhampton Art Gallery 17th Sept-20th Nov. Overall Winner. Festival of Quilts August 2017

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Life 4 – Hello Dear, What Did You Do Today?

Find out more about this quilt, and read the words stitched on the body: click the image.