Caroline Lingwood took a BA honours degree in Embroidery and Textiles at Goldsmiths College, University of London.
After graduating in 1988, she established a studio specialising in mixed media and fine art embroidery and became a freelance embroiderer for various designers including Karen Nicol.
She was also a part time lecturer at the London College of Fashion.
Her work is held in the Embroiderers’ Guild portfolio collection, various financial institutions and has appeared in specialist arts magazines and arts directories.
She works with paint on canvas, mixed media, embroidery and silver, drawing inspiration from many sources including landscape, childhood and memories. She uses a muted palette reflecting times past and deep emotions.