Like it says over there → in my profile, I really don't like to throw stuff away without trying to make it into something new. So recently I've been using my newly learned skills to make these
from the likes of these (we did finish the contents first...)
And then of course, vases need flowers so I made these
out of these...
This is all in preparation for the 2012 DeJunk ReJunk exhibition, by a group of Merseyside based artists creating art and craft from 'junk'. The exhibition is on from 2nd - 20th July at Birkenhead Park Visitor Centre, see my Events page for more details.
I make stuff. I always have. I’m just not very good at sitting doing nothing. And I really don’t like to throw anything promising away without at least trying to make it into something new… I’m satisfying my compulsion to learn how to make new things by taking an Applied Arts degree course as a mature student… into the third year now, hard work but having a great time!
I am also notoriously bad at keeping in touch and keeping people up to date with my doings. This blog is for all those people I don’t talk to as often as I should - you know who you are! xx
A Little Book and some New Decorations
I've been working on making a little book over the last couple of weeks, I've long been interested in artist books and this is an area I'm definitely intendi...