Booooooooomtown fair @ Winchester

I’ve heard many things about boomtown fair and had never had the luxury of experiencing it until this year. I knew it was going to be a great audience to target my work at so I wanted to have enough stock to spread round. I began making pipes, necklaces, rings and broaches all baby head…

The Medaille Trust

I support work for a charity called The Medaille Trust. I have been working there for just over a year now, it keeps my finances ticking over and equally makes me feel better for putting my energy to good use and helping people who need it. I had never had a care job before so…

The Clay Party tent

Ejector Seat Festival Enjoying the sun at Ejector Seat Festival on June 8th in Palmerston Park, Southampton. A free festival created to bring all the talented creatives outside in the sun and  to draw people into Southampton and push for a more creative city. There was an art market with a variety of hand made goodies….

The Soul Cellar – Under ground Arts market

When I found out about this event due to begin in Southampton Soul Cellar, organised by a fashion student from Solent University I was keen to get involved. Its an eclectic mix of up n coming beats and art from local active artists. I think Southampton is on the rise with its creative events and…

Carrie Riechardt at Cult Mountain ‘I’m an artist, your rules don’t apply’

Carrie I had been looking forward to this exhibition at Cult Mountain for months, I love getting a chance to see new work from Carrie. So inspiring to me how this lady just continuously has exhibitions, giving talks, doing community work and commissions  So much to learn from artists like this. With a clear message throughout Carries art, anti-government, anti- royal…

Breaking The Stigma

My good friend Reb created a group called Breaking The Stigma. Here is as follows the reasons why this group was created 🙂 ‘Celebrating Mental Health, Embracing Recovery. This group advocates positive change in the field of mental health via methods of fundraising, activism, creative campaigning, art therapy workshops, exercise, healthy happy eating, music –…

Arches Studios Southampton

Finding a space of my own I have been using Arches Studios since January. It had come to the end of the road at the Pottery shop, space was limited and new paths needed to be paved. I was attracted to Arches Studios through an artist working there called Chris Cudlip he is a man of…

Ceramics exhibition in the new UNIT 8 Gallery

UNIT 8 Myself and co-founders (Jerzy Mazur, Julien Masson) of Southampton Ceramics (find website link below) group spoke of holding an exhibition to showcase some of our recently made ceramics work. Jerzy the owner of The Studio/ My Pottery was in the beginning of making an addition to his shop which would be the now UNIT 8 Gallery…