Blog

  • Our Journey blog

    Design-Nation : Our Journey is the first blog by Liz Cooper featuring makers in the Excellence category which surprisingly I'm included in.
  • Maxine Greer's blog post featuring me and why Material Matters

    A Look Behind the Studio Door is a blog series written by Maxine Greer, Cornwall artist, fellow member and participant in the current show at MAKE ...
  • Design-Nation: Our Journey

    Twenty five members of the UK based Design-Nation craft and design organisation have been selected to take part in the show Our Journey held at ...
  • London Calling pt3

    The Museum of London, Theaster Gates: A Clay Sermon at Whitechapel Gallery and the newly opened Crafts Council Gallery near Angel.
  • London Calling pt2

    My first PV for what seems years being held in one of my favourite venues at OXO Barge House - a huge five floor warehouse with rustic walls and windows, rough floors and wide spaces, and hosted by Cluster Crafts.
  • London Calling pt1

    So with the fuel crisis still in full swing, I caught the train to Waterloo this week to see real craft for real. The only true way to appreciate skill and materials.
  • Whistler Etchings at the Hunterian Art Gallery

    The Hunterian Art Gallery in Glasgow is an absolute gem. When I visited last week there was a massive Whistler show featuring many of his etchin...
  • Craft Festival at Bovey Tracey

    This September I will be taking part in Craft Festival at Bovey Tracey, along with five other members of Design-Nation Cornwall & Devon. It's a new departure for me as I don't really make really commercial work, but it's worth trying something new and it is a good venue.
  • London Calling

    It is now nine months since I was last in London and visiting my parents, so I was delighted this week to be able to see family, visit some wonderf...
  • 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.