ConnieLene – KnitDesigner


Exhibitions include the following:

  • WoolOn Creative Fashion Event, Alexandra, New Zealand – October 2010
  • WoolOn Creative Fashion Event, Alexandra, New Zealand – October 2009
  • Alpaca Exposition 2009 – Fielding, New Zealand – September 2009
  • Colour Play Exhibition at the Randolph St Gallery – Whitecliffe School of Fine Arts & Design. September 2007
    My unique knit designs on the gallery walls alongside the work of BFA Fashion design students from Whitecliffe. The Vogue Knitting Tour of Australia and New Zealand 2007, hosted by Nicky Epstein attended.
  • Gumbo Ya-Ya” 2002 – This was an exciting multi-media exhibition of paintings, sculpture and knit garments, held at the Yvonne Rust Gallery, The Quarry, in Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand.
  • New Zealand Spinning, Weaving and Woolcrafts Society Exhibition held at Victoria University, Wellington
  • The Great New Zealand Cloak -1992 Certificate of Merit: Judged by Lucy Goffin, Textile Artist, Great Britain
  • Leather and Wool to Wear – 1992
  • Wool to Wear – 1991
  • N.Z. Wool Capital Fashion Design – 1990 Nominated: The Peter Dunkerly / Woolrest Knitwear in Fashion Award Exhibition at the Century Theatre, Napier
  • The Wearable Art Collection
  • The Fashion Parade – 1989 – My work was included in an exhibition and parade in Orewa, New Zealand, followed by a parade in Honolulu. All the artists and designers were from Rodney District, north of Auckland.


Recent Interviews:

  • Podcast Interview with Grannyg on crafternoon tea
  • The English Breakfast Radio, Amsterdam, with Leandra Julien – January 2010