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    Artist in Residence Bulletin 10

    14 July 2016 This is where it ends… my last bulletin to close an epic, 10 months long adventure, as Artist in Residence at the National Botanic Garden of Wales. I am fortunate to have been invited to share some of my visual experiments as part of the Oriel Davies-curated, flora touring exhibition, that has…

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    Artist in Residence Bulletin 9

    Some of you may recollect that I was given a piano a few months back, a gift from one of the gardeners, Ayshea Pinci, to help kick start the residency and furbish my poly-tunnel artist studio. After months of speculating about possible uses for the said piano, which if anything has provided a talking point…

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    A botanical treasure – in black and white

    Stella Ross-Craig (1906-2006) was a botanist and artist whose Drawings of British Plants is a true botanical treasure trove.  No vivid colour here – this work is entirely made up of black and white line drawings, meticulously detailed, scientifically accurate …but with a haunting beauty all their own. Born in 1906 in Aldershot, but of…

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    Wonderful Wildflower Day

    I’m running Wales Wildflower Day this coming Sunday (June 26th).

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    Stitching Botanicals: creating textile artwork in the Garden

    The Stitching Botanicals are on an exciting and evolving journey to create a permanent collection of textile works for the Garden.

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    New Exhibition – Up-Cycled: Bright New Things

    Bright New Things

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