Elaine Wilson

Elaine Wilson joined Dovecot in 2017 as an Apprentice Weaver. Prior to this, Elaine worked as a self-employed artist after graduating from Edinburgh College of Art with an Honours degree in Painting in 2000. She also studied Stitched Textiles and Fashion Design at Edinburgh College and holds an MA in Cultural and Creative Enterprise from Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh. An abstract painter, Elaine approaches her apprenticeship with an interest in creating varied surfaces and experimenting with different mark-making techniques, as well as looking at the use and interaction of colour in order to create interesting and dynamic images.