Jo prints rust onto paper, silk and plaster and makes art, clothing and upholstered furniture from this method.
Her paintings of seascapes/abstract horizons are on gold-metal leaf.
Public Preview Evening 5th April
Exhibiting in 2019
Jo studied Fine Art at Bradford University, and Upholstery at Leeds Art College. She has a career in both and has taught these subjects professionally. Her artwork graces the walls of three York Lord Mayors, and her upholstered ‘Portrait Sofa’ can be seen in York Art Gallery.
Jo also applies her skills to interior design. She works from her city centre studios Rogues Atelier.
Rogues Atelier Studios,
York, YO1 9TA
Located on Franklins Yard, a cobbled street next to Ambiente Tapas restaurant, opposite the Hairy Fig.
Wheelchair access to the ground floor studio space for Jo Walton. Emma's studio is on the 1st floor only accessible via staircase. Ground floor WC.