Dipping into Delicacy

Aly Dal­rym­ple is a tex­tile artist spe­cial­is­ing in machine embroi­dery and paint­ing on nat­ur­al cal­i­co, inspired by the envi­ron­ment and wildlife.

22/03/24 – 27/03/24
Opening Times
Sun–Wed, 10:00 – 17:00
Thursday, Closed
Friday, 18:30 – 20:30
Saturday, 10:00 – 17:00
Aly Dalrymple, a textile artist based in Bristol, UK, specializes in the combination of machine embroidery and paint on natural calico. Her artistic journey is fueled by a profound connection to the environment, wildlife, and the natural world.

Drawing inspiration from her upbringing in the landscapes of North Wales, Aly infuses her work with a deep appreciation for beauty. Her childhood explorations, immersed in natural beauty, serve as a wellspring of inspiration for her creation.

In her debut solo exhibition, 'Dipping into Delicacy,' Aly unveils a mesmerizing collection of textile hangings that delve into the nuanced elements of the natural world. Through layers of textured stitch, vibrant colour, dynamic movement, and meticulous detail, she crafts dreamlike worlds that captivate the viewer.

Aly's focus on the intricacies of wildlife and the surrounding world creates original and enchanting spaces for contemplation and awe. 'Dipping into Delicacy' marks a significant milestone in Aly Dalrymple's artistic journey, inviting audiences to explore and appreciate the delicate beauty she discovers in the richness of nature.