Hestercombe house, a grand 90-something room building, has an odd and intriguing past. The first known residents were the Warres family in 1391 and over years the house has gone though many changes and adaptions. The last person to live […]
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Resolution of Practice. I’m caught up in the subject of our relationships with objects and their role in holding and projecting ideas about our identity. The object I am currently working with is a ceramic figurine which has been in […]
The heavy weight of earning an extra income
A journal detailing the struggles, efforts and results of post graduate life for a would be artist.
The Arts Council England have generously funded my Research and Development to enable me to realise this project. There will be bras, there will be women… but what the funding allows me to do is bring you some really good songs. Thank you Arts Council!
Time to prepare for the real world! This blog will highlight the work I am creating for my final year in preparation for the Degree Show. I will also feature some influential artists and works from previous years which I feel are relevant to where I am at the moment with my pract
Words count too. This blog might help me see myself in reflection.
I’m part time, so this will be a long final year, but I’m looking forward to it. My work to date has been about stories and perspectives of storytelling. It has involved explorations in painting and installation.
A project exploring time and process
My Artistic journey, getting to know myself, why i make art, who influences my art and what makes my style.
Jennifer’s current practice concerns itself with the transformative reality of film. Through carefully selected images of stills from film, universally identifiable moments are cropped and zoomed in on. Emphasis is put upon the character’s face and emotions.
My original blog was a step into the unknown. It has meandered around in my head whilst I have been working and has given me a reference point around which to think. My work has changed since I started. The […]
Having come late to art, I am driven by the need to do, make, live art. Now. Before it really is too late.
A recent awardee of Arts Council England’s Grants For The Arts program, I am participating in a 2 month residency investigating post-colonialism and the uncanny body in Saint Louis, Senegal. With additional support from WAAW Centre for Art, this blog […]
Who I am and what I do.
A place to reflect on what I make and how I think about it in a disciplined way that helps strengthen my practice.
This is my Critical Blog, I will be reflecting on my work, my own Practice and context.
Begin at the Beginning.
Philosophical thoughts on society.
My art grows around me. My flat is filled with objects I have made over the last few years. There is always something going on, something new developing. But this creativity in the living-room, due to M.E. my only possibility, […]
My blog will track my almost daily progress through a Fine Art degree at Staffordshire University building up to our end of year Graduate Degree show in 2015
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“they drill … for anything …. just for the hell of it”
Follow the progress of my residency with Bank Street Arts, Sheffield. The residency will see the development of participatory cross-stitch project, as well as a large scale cross-stitch piece by the artist.
If one year equals 7 dog years; Me and Cosmo embark on our middle age together, and I’m looking to him for inspiration for a new body of work!
Everyday artist concerns – the fun, the struggles, the successes and the failures, the best bits and the worst as well as the just plain mediocre. From exhibitions viewed, books read, experiments, exhibitions, discussions, it will all be here.