Jo an experienced sculptor who lives and works on the Wirral. She uses traditional hand carving techniques to create beautiful, tactile, unique carvings. This year she has been experimenting with abstract shapes, the human form and portraits of characters such as Gandalf and Gollum, and has also been working on a range of bowls based on leaves and shells.
Jo makes a range of hand carved natural, organic pendants and earrings and silver plate and antique bronze woven wire jewelry which incorporate reclaimed components resulting in highly individual pieces.
Jo has exhibited with Wirral Open Studio Tour, Oxton Artists, sells her work at Arts Fairs across Merseyside and local art shops including The Barn in Heswall. She does commissions and has pieces in private collections across the UK.
She has a passion for sharing the traditional art of wood carving and runs workshops at The Barn in Heswall.