Blog

  • I Do Like to be Beside the Seaside

    Here is a link to a recent blog written for Design-Nation Cornwall & Devon highlighting how I find inspiration at the beach and my desire to so...
  • Precious Things in Times of Uncertainty

    Alliages gallery has linked up with Precious.Collective again to show twenty international contemporary art jewellery makers in Lille, France over the summer.
  • New images on Klimt02

    Klimt02 are THE international contemporary art jewellery forum. A selection process ensures quality and breadth of interest, materials and te...
  • Time-Lapse, the exhibition

    A year after Bridget Macklin, Maxine Greer and myself met for the first time on Zoom and mooted the idea to present to the world a record of making in isolation, the exhibition is finally opening at the Royal Cornwall Museum in Truro on 17 May. 
  • Questions about Sustainable Practice

    Here is a link to Design-Nation UK's blog where I attempt to answer some questions posed by Laura Jacometti about my environmental concerns. Cr...
  • Coastal Trapper Basket

    Walking on the beach at Lyme Regis, searching for treasure amongst the stones and rusty detritus. Returning home to assess my haul in the studio. This piece will be shown as part of the opening show at the Royal Cornwall Museum next month, along with eight other artist members of Design-Nation Cornwall&Devon featuring work made during the pandemic - Time-Lapse; a creative response to living with Covid.
  • New Website

    At long last. When I did Shopify training in January I didn't intend to redo my website, having spent months re-designing my Wordpress one last A...
  • Klimt02 interview

    A recent interview answering questions posed by Contemporary Art Jewellery forum Klimt02 forced me to re-evaluate why I do, what I do. A val...
  • Trapper Baskets Video

    Walking has been fundamental to my physical and mental health for years now. It's a chance to breath and look.
  • Klimt02

    I think most of us would agree 2020 has been a pretty tough year to negotiate, particularly if you are setting up a new business. However, I f...
  • A Rainbow for Amélie

    My granddaughter asked me to make a rainbow rug for her new bedroom for Christmas this year. I'd not hooked a rug for years so it was a joy to r...