The Devon Guild of Craftsmen’s Summer Show for 2015 had the theme “Celebrations” to mark 60 years of the organisation – a landmark birthday. Members were invited to use the title Celebrate to articulate the notions of festivity and reflection that such milestones bring. I wanted to produce some work specifically for this exhibition while creating something in keeping with my own body of work about Devon ecosystems, hedgerows etc. Read More
In March 2014 I got an unexpected email from Departamento de Licenciamento
Sistema de Ensino Poliedro – Brazil.
According to Google Translate that is –
Department of Licensing
System Poliedro Education
Turns out this is a publisher for a network of 120 schools “committed to high-quality education” and apparently they wanted to publishing a schoolbook and illustrate it with the images they had found on my website. Read More
The third Devon Guild member taking part in this project I would like to introduce you to is Helen Edwards. Based in South Devon, Helen uses her skills in ceramics, metals and textiles to construct intricate and unique Mixed Media artwork with visual and tactile appeal. Photography, printing and etching, stitching, weaving and dyeing are some of the many processes Helen uses to give her work its characteristic texture, pattern and colour. Read More