How I made a winning GIF for #GIFITUP2021

Making a GIF from concept to completion 1. Come up with a concept For GIF IT UP 2021 I wanted one of my submissions to reflect on the past year, using cultural heritage material to make a new image that relates to our current world. 2021 felt like the year that the facemask was beingContinue reading “How I made a winning GIF for #GIFITUP2021”

How to combine new motherhood with the pursuit of a creative practice

In my latest project, I started a new drawing of the same bouquet each
time my 4-month-old started a nap.
When he awoke, the time allocated
to drawing also ended. In the series
of sketches, made over six days, you’ll find the napping habits of a 20-week-old, his mother’s attempt to find time for herself and her art, and the bloom and decay of a bouquet.