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Moving onto Phd Study.

It’s been a couple of months since the graduation exhibition came down and happily I passed with a distinction.  I can’t express how happy this makes me.  My confidence in myself has soared. I also won an award – First […]

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to boldly…

there are moments when clarity of thought prevails and possible futures flash through my mind – my own possible futures. to realise these there is research to be done.  research i have attempted in the past yet ran out of […]

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reconnecting to writing about my practice

the dog makes itself comfy at my feet as i ponder how to begin this post.  i’m acutely aware that in keeping at least one post per month going in this blog i’ve made two posts without words.  i’ve spent […]

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WINDY DRAWS

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  • Venue:
    Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Site
  • From:
    October 20, 2019
  • To:
    October 27, 2019
  • Location:
    Wales
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catching my breath

friday lunchtime and an opportunity to catch my breath after two highly charged weeks.  throughout them i’ve received help, support and good vibes from sue ball, the museum of making’s arts and heritage producer.  sue acts as a buffer zone […]

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Artists On Board

A call for an artist on the board of every arts organisation.

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t3 :- reaching prototype one.

within all the research and trying out of ideas there needs to be points of focus – usually a meeting.  there’s been one recently – a design meeting and for it i pulled all the disparate pieces of together to […]

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An Encounter with a Gatekeeper.

The other week I had a meeting with a gatekeeper and he tore my work to shreds. He wasn’t someone I’ve ever worked with or met before. (crucially he wasn’t in any way associated with any of the organisations I’m […]

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a cold bank holiday

there’s not a cloud in the #bluesky, it’s 25 degrees and unbelieveably i’m coming down with a cold ! i’ve taken sanctuary in the living room and time to reflect upon recent goings on.  the tired unhappy not feeling it […]

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Art and Business making the mind-shift

My artist journey has changed BIG TIME!! Yes no longer do I figure things out, think obscure and whimsical things that not many can affiliate with, no longer do I make art just for the sake of making art. I […]

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leaving it.

today something has lifted – as i pressed send on the email enclosing the final invoice for a year long school project i realised i can stop. the head space that opened up was very very unexpected.  we’ve a couple […]

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john cooper crumble

“john cooper clark is on dessert island discs.” me: “no way !” immediately i had a dilemma – completing the clearing up or taking in what clarke had to say.  i worked it out and my life is better for […]

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at the front edge

we have a small gap in our curtains, i stare out beyond the chimney pots to big fluffy clouds illuminated by bright sunshine.  children and parents wander by as they return home from the school run.  i pause to consider […]

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additional research – reading(1)

alongside the practice based research, i’ve been attempting to broaden my understanding of the theoretical space i’m working in.     finding this book feels so right as one of the contributors is max schleser, who i know as the […]

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user interface and accessibility research

alongside the content creation, i’m also researching the user interface.  this is currently happening as two lines of research the main interface how might the work be made more accessible. the accessibility considerations involve me adding additional code to hack […]

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on site and content creation

new areas of the site are still being opened up through the completion of more scaffold runs.   recently i’ve been able to access the southern side of the sowter mill.   the scaffolding facilitates both work on the roof and the […]

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somewhere over the antipodean rainbow

random title and it feels a little random to be writing.  have been spending a lot of time in my head musing life the universe and everything and as already seen in many previous posts when i get this introverted […]

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Drip, drip, drip in fluctuation grey

Images by Ligia the Ritherdon Marketing overlord.   Friday is usually a half day at Ritherdon, so Matt and I put our surprisingly refined ‘unorthodox’ approach to powder coating to the test last Friday on 5 large panels destined for […]

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on site

been on site today, really enjoyed myself – been a week since i was last on site – loads of new things to look at. from a bus ride over the derwent i could see how the italian mill’s front […]

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