A collection of the poems I have written during the year that I give to my family at the end of the year for a Christmas gift - and now I am sharing it with you too.
An interest in Japanese poetry inspired quite a few Haiku poems.
1984 Foundation of Art College, Newport. 1994 BA (Hons) Art and Aesthetics Degree, University of Wales, Cardiff 1995- 97 Taught Art and Art History, Leisure evening classes and life drawing 1997 PGCE Began studies toward an MA (Ed). Worked part time in the art department of her local college (where she had previously taught) to support young students with severe learning difficulties and physical challenges. 2001 Studied ceramics (hand-building and wheel throwing) under Lisa Krigel 2005 PGCert Creative Writing, Open University 2006 MA Education, Open University 2009 Began writing poetry regularly and investigating abstract drawing and painting. 2009 Studied Silversmith and jewellery making at night school, began producing jewellery and selling online. Most interested in combining silver and copper with fossils and agates. 2010 Worcester Open Exhibition, drawing accepted. 2015 continues to explore ways to make the invisible inner self visible through the making of art works and poems