I talked about my first encounter with Tracey in Wednesday’s blogpost. When I later visited her, she was still in one of the smaller of backlit‘s studios. It was the perfect mirror of Tracey’s warm personality: despite having a cast concrete floor, high industrial ceiling and simple white walls it was welcoming and cosy. The […]
Last year in December Tracey Kershaw organised and ran a Critique Group Session at Backlit, an artist community in Nottingham. I had just become an associate member and signed up for the session to get to know some of the other artists, and this is how I first met her. I came a bit early […]
During last weekend, while I was working and finishing more work than I did for a long time, I watched and listened to some episodes of the BBC series “What do Artists Do All Day”. Among them the episodes featuring Shani Rhys James and Edmund de Waal: Shani Rhys James says while starting work on […]
Look what I found in my mailbox today: This beautiful “grabby” journal was made by Elissa Campbell of Blue Roof Designs. When I received a small package today, I first thought it was another welcome present for my twins. Then I saw that it came from Elissa, and I remembered that several weeks ago, while […]
Oh Joy! A beautiful print by Amanda Watson-Will reached me the other day. Check out her other works!