Jacqueline Rolls willow sculptor creating outside Photographer Nick Carter

Jacqueline Rolls is a willow sculptor and  mixed media artist  based in Hampshire, England .

She is also well known as a willow sculptor with her work is regularly on show at  exhibitions and art shows,  her passion for experimenting  and weaving  with natural and found materials often takes her into different directions and this has lead her to explore and develop her work in new ways

In the autumn of 2019 Jacqueline was awarded a talent development grant  by

a-space arts, which enabled her to spend time at  Furzey Gardens in the New Forest experimenting and creating with the materials in the garden.


In August 2021 Jacqueline was delighted to learn that she had been awarded a  “developing your creative practise grant” from  Arts Council England which will allow her time to experiment and  to focus on creating new work.

Phil Gibby, Area Director, Arts Council England, South West, said:
“We’re delighted to support Jacqueline Rolls through our Developing Your Creative Practice funding programme, thanks to National Lottery players. This investment will give Jacqueline time to focus on her creative development as a willow sculpture artist, to experiment, and to take creative risks. At the Arts Council we believe that creativity fulfils us as individuals and helps us to better understand the world, which is why we’re so pleased to back Jaqueline in developing her creative potential.”