Project Books

In my Maker Membership group, sketchbooks come up a lot. Some love them, some are terrified by them and some are just not sure. I thought I would write about my own use of sketchbooks or project books as I prefer to call them. Using books to collect ideas, information, images, notes and samples is […]

Criminal Quilts Collaboration with Gillian McFarland

Fallen For Criminal Quilts exhibitions 2021-22, I have collaborated with fine artist Gillian McFarland to create an installation piece reflecting the stories of some of the women in the prison photographs. The work explores the idea of women being labelled and identified by derogatory or demeaning terms. We have contrasted these with images of feminine […]

Hidden Histories Talk

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