Textile Artist and Maker, Kitty Pennybacker combines knitting and weaving to create timeless textiles for the interior
Kitty Pennybacker is a textile artist whose work incorporates knitting and weaving, making textiles to live within the home, from wall hangings to blankets and knee throws. The work re-imagining the tartan and tweed fabrics of her childhood in North Yorkshire, England.
Kitty holds an MFA in Fashion Design from Parsons School of Design, New York and a BA in Fashion Textiles Design from the University of Brighton. She has worked within the fashion industry in London and New York, for luxury and high street brands.
Kitty work covers wall art and large scale blankets, made of 100% Geelong and Merino wool that she sources from two Yorkshire based mills. Blankets are made to order but there are a small collection of knee throws exploring new colour work available to buy through Instagram. Kitty works with interiors designers in New York and London, collaborating on work specifically for the clients needs.
To buy Kitty's work follow her on instagram where she will be listing her items.
EVENTS IN 2020
Pop-Up of The North 19/20/21st March, York House, Malton
York Open Studios 18/19 & 25/26 April, Pica Studios, York
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