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Making a contribution

I like to contribute art to worthwhile causes.  Recently I made a piece for a Secret Auction to raise funds for The Martlets, a hospice near Brighton not far from where I live.  I have no idea how much it … Continue reading

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Projects, projects, projects – hankys

Recently I seem to have had several small projects on the go at once.  The other day my friend Kate had a birthday and I really wanted to give her something personal.  I had already bought her a small craft … Continue reading

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Ten Artists Ten Responses – diary of an exhibition

Finally it is time for the exhibition I have been stressing about for so long to open.  In a previous post I talked about the pain of creating and the difficulties I had been having in finding inspiration for making … Continue reading

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