Wall Hanging

This stunning Wall Hanging was created in 2004, for the 150th anniversary of the founding of the church.  It hangs in the Worship Area and was dedicated on 10 October 2004.


The following is offered as an explanation;


The

Light

shines

in the

darkness

John 1 v5


A textile installation created for the 150th anniversary of St John's URC  The design is based on celebrating beginnings and uses the idea of the eternal Word of God from John 1.


A textile installation created for the 150th anniversary of St John's URC  The design is based on celebrating beginnings and uses the idea of the eternal Word of God from John 1.


Cotton satin fabric has been digitally printed and enhanced with couched machine wrapped cords and imitation Japanese gold and red cords.  Beads and sequins have been randomly placed to reflect the light at the centre.


The text has been grit blasted onto acrylic.


The image was created and designed by Penelope Cubitt.  Stitching by Jane Cook, Penelope Cubitt, Val Haugh, Sara Pells, Pauline Salmon, Anthea Taylor, Mary West and Mary Wilson.


This is a page together with the previous one  (which are under development) but will bring you a stunning gallery soon

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