Carry Akroyd is a printmaker and lives on the edge of the Fens and her work is dominated by its unique landscape and features. She has been commissioned to design book covers amongst which in relation to the works of John Clare.

Carry Akroyd image

Her printed works are created using screen print, lino cut and wood engravings. Her natural ability to pick up the process and create marks using the lithographic medium are very evident in her first piece - Undrained Field.

Carry's work has been shown in many publications to include 'The Wood is Sweet' by John Clare, 'The Sea', published by Greenpeace and 'Barnwell' by Paddy Kitchen published by Hamish Hamilton.

Selected Exhibitions

Originals Print Show, Mall Galleries, London

Letchworth Museum Gallery

Wimpole Hall, Cambridge (National Trust)

The Anderson Gallery, Broadway

Ely Old Fire Engine House

Leicester City Gallery

Alfred East Gallery, Kettering.


Gibbon Marler, Edith Cavell Hospital, Oundle School., Abacus, Monarch Chemicals, Jesus College, Cambridge, Paintings In Hospitals (North).