Freedom from Torture, West Cornwall Supporters Group news – drawing workshop during Golowan

I recently became involved with this charity and I wanted to contribute something towards it.  I feel that raising awareness through creativity is a dynamic, productive and positive way of approaching this area of challenging, confusing, often hidden, shadowy, and shocking human activity. I will be leading a workshop on drawing and working creatively with […]

Venice!

Last week I was delighted and surprised to hear that my bid for a bursary to visit the Venice Biennale for the Opening had been successsful. So I am getting ready to go, after taking some work to Bournemouth to the Russel Coates Museum. I have also heard from the lovely Juliet Gomperts Trust who […]

Thank you to Shiquine for his very perceptive commentary on our show at the Stephen Lawrence Gallery, in South London Art Map

I post below an edited cutting from the South London Art Map (permission given). I thought the sensitive and perceptive response by Shiquine worth sharing, and celebrating. Stephen Lawrence Gallery BLOG 27/03/2013 Working at The Gallery I’m Shiquine; I’m a student at the Woolwich Poly School, doing a GCSE in Art. I’m doing work experience […]

Flight with a single wing

I had a dream of a mother bird, possibly an eagle owl, flying with one wing. The other wing was just resting, nestled against her side. She was flying around, trying to gather her young, guiding them back to her nest. I have been working on what the ancestors tell us, of the birthing power […]

Teaching and other new shoots

For five weeks I have been teaching evening classes alongside my show at Newlyn Art Gallery. Many people have come and trusted me, working with inner impulses to create personal, strong and beautiful responses. Visit Caro’s blog to see more http://carowoods.com  ! Local primary schoolchildren have also been working from certain pieces in my show, […]