Natalia Manley is a textile artist specialising in quilted and embroidered textile hangings for walls.
She uses many techniques in her work including fabric collage, applique, patchwork, quilting, hand and machine embroidery as well as painting on fabric and canvas.
She has won many awards for her work, most recently at the 2011 "Pour l'amour du fil" international exhibition in Nantes, France for her piece "Arrive without Traveling".
She held her first solo exhibition in 1989 at the Henley Exhibition centre, UK, and has since exhibited her work regularly throughout the UK, USA, Europe and Middle East.
Some of her exhibitions include:
The Dubai Trade Fair 1999 - represented by the Docklands Gallery, London.
Invited artist at the Festival of Quilts 2005 at the National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, UK.
Invited artist at the 25th Henley Festival of Music and Arts, 2007.
Sintra, Portugal - 2008 Exhibition sponsored by Coats Crafts and Arte Ideias magazine.
In 2008 Natalia was invited to show her work by the European Commission in their London gallery. His excellency the Portuguese ambassador to the UK, Senhor Antonio Santana Carlos opened the exhibition.
Most of the works presented in the galleries on this website are for sale.
Prices range from £500 to £10,000 depending on size and detail.
Galleries: click to view
Flowers and Trees
A Midsummers Daydream
Arrive Without Travelling
I know a place where the wild Thyme grows
Into the Light
Learning to fly
Number 9 Dream
Somebody spoke and I went into a dream
Theatre of War
The Music Players
Magpie and Camellias
The Tea Party
Africa Panel 1
Africa Panel 2
Four Seasons Panel
Rhodedendrons by the Lake
The Fabric of Life is Burning
Martian Sky I
Martian Sky II
Stained Glass I
Stained Glass II
The Long Winding Road
The Road To Nowhere
The UnknownPlanet and its Moons
The Yellow Brick Road
Red Mountain Garden