Hello and welcome
"A map does not just chart, it unlocks and formulates meaning; it forms bridges between here and there, between disparate ideas that we did not know were previously connected." The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet, a Novel - Reif Larsen
I'm an artist who writes and a writer who arts. I've lived and/or taught (Art/English), exhibited, in and around the UK, Dubai, Grand Cayman, France and the US.
“The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.” Piet Mondrian
I work in the following:
Natural dyeing/eco printing
“In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
BA(Hons) (First Class) Fine Art
TEFL Certificate (Teaching English as a Foreign Language)
A number of proofreading/editing courses
Experience in both digital and hard copy proofing/editing
Fluent in French (having lived in France for over 10 years).
Classical voice training (ABRSM and Vaccai Method)
Sung with a number of choral societies/choirs in the UK and in France and solo a couple of times for charity.
“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” Pablo Picasso
Born and raised in Northumberland, England
“The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider’s web.” Pablo Picasso
Presently living in Norfolk where I walk and wander physically and metaphysically.