Malleable Materials

Returning to write this post after a significant break from the Prospectus project and the best part of a year since our ‘residency’ at Huish Episcopi, it is somewhat at odds with the immediacy of many blogs. If some of the subtle nuances of the moments may be lost,...

Odds & Ends.

Spaces for learning – past, present and future. I didn’t want to hold the April workshop in a school, but since there wasn’t much of a discussion of other possibilities, we went there. At least it was empty. For me school held too many negative memories although...

Young ProspectUs

Alongside this project, known as Prospectus, I have also been assisting in a learning and education project coordinated by Beccy Swaine at Somerset Art Works called Young ProspectUs. “The aim of Young ProspectUs is to facilitate the opportunity for a small number of...

Granny Smith

When Fiona Hingston brought a collection of bird-eaten apples to ‘show and tell’ during a Prospectus planning meeting in February, it sparked something in me and in other members of the group too. Winter fuel for Blackbirds, Starlings and Fieldfares they had been...