|September 2019||Publication of Stitched Textiles: Seascapes with Search Press|
|2008-2020||Working freelance as an artist and tutor delivering inspirational talks to Embroiderers Guilds and individual creative workshops at a variety of venues including Ardington school of crafts, Oldbankstudios, Granarystudio, Eaubrinkstudio and Embroiderers Guild day schools.|
|2007-2008||Art teacher, St Gabriel's School, Newbury, Berkshire.|
|2006||Master Class with Opus School of Textile Arts.|
|1989-2007||Teacher of art and textiles, St Marys School, Wantage, Oxfordshire.|
|1988-89||Post Graduate Certificate in Education, Bretton Hall College, University of Leeds.|
|1986-88||'Paint and Weaveworks' self employed working in textiles and painting.|
|1983-86||BA Hons Degree Woven Textiles, West surrey College of Art and Design|
|1982-83||Art and Design Foundation Course, Newcastle College of Arts and Technology|
Amanda extended her textile practice through study on a Master Class, this had a great impact on her work and teaching in terms of the exploration and development of creativity and empathy with students in their own studies. Amanda enjoys exploring creativity with a wide range of groups through workshops and dayschools directed by her personal working practice.
Oxfordshire Craft Guildwww.oxfordshirecraftguild.co.uk
Prism, textile inspired art www.prismtextiles.co.uk
Embroiderers Guild Oxford Branch.