Emma Williams trained in textile design at Huddersfield University. She worked as a freelance textile designer before turning to art full-time in 1997. She has exhibited widely throughout the UK and her work is held in a number of private collections. Cornwall has been a constant source of inspiration to her.

She is a regular exhibitor at the New Craftsman Gallery in St Ives.


Painting in acrylic


2019: Spring Show, Far & Wild, Perranporth (Apr)

2021: View from my Window, Livingstone St Ives (12 April-9 May)

2021: Summer in Technicolour, Livingstone St Ives (19-29 July in Perranporth Gallery; 5 Aug-5 Sept in St Ives Gallery)

2021: As I was Going to St Ives, Livingstone St Ives (25 Nov-8 Jan)

2022: When the Magnolias Bloom, Livingstone St Ives (17 Feb-22 Mar)

2022: From St Ives with Love, Livingstone St Ives (26 Mar-20 Apr)

2022: Generation, Livingstone St Ives Chelsea, [261 Kings Road, London SW3] (22 Sept-16 Oct)

2022: Dog Days and Cat Naps, Livingstone St Ives (Dec)

2023: Summer in St Ives, Livingstone St Ives (Aug)

2024: Generations, Livingstone St Ives, Lemon Street, Truro (Apr/May)