Emma Parkins

139 Nottingham Road, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1JH Biography

Emma Parkins has been a freelance artist since 1997, firstly as a commercial illustrator and then working as a community visual artist for over 10yrs. The environment is an important factor her work and she tries to source all her materials as sustainably as possible.

The art of Willow weaving and Sculpture is Emma’s specialism. It fits in well with her ethos and she finds it very therapeutic and grounding to work with. She draws on her years of experience as an illustrator to inspire her sculptures, creating willow animals and creatures that have character and charm, making her style unique.

You can find out how commission Emma for your own unique piece of willow art, how to join her on one of her willow weaving workshops, or where to see her sculptures by visiting her webpage.

  • Contemporary
  • Garden Structures
  • Willow Sculpture