Jenny McNamara is an artist/designer based in Newcastle who explores visual mindfulness and the effects of colour and pattern on mood. She has been awarded funding by Arts Council England to produce her work.

Jenny runs The Spaghetti Factory with Eve Cromwell, which supports artists in the North East. She is the grassroots art representative for The Clayton Street Corridor (a new cultural creative zone in development in Newcastle), Vice-Chair of the a-n Artist Council and works at Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art as Producer (Communities) on Neighbourly, a programme which uses creative processes and welcoming practices to support people seeking sanctuary to rebuild their lives in the North East.

Skills & Experience

  • DBS Checked
  • Project management
  • Technique tuition: ceramics
  • Visiting lecturer (FE)
  • Visiting lecturer (HE)
  • Working with schools (primary)
  • Workshops (family / general)
  • Workshsops (adult)