Megan Dowsett is a creative consultant working in museums, galleries and the arts, an illustrator who is finding her voice through personal and local projects, and a parent to two young beings who can't help but influence her creative journey.

Through the name Norris and the Flamingo, she shares the sense of adventure that runs through all of life, wherever we are on our journey. A sense of imagination, of possibility and discovery, for children and adults alike.

6 July 2010

Mad Hats

The Big Day Out, final bang of Holloway Arts Festival and my gang are making Mad Hats from rolled newspapers (guess how I've spent my June evenings) ... except one young lady of creative genius developed he mad hat into an eccentric character. Note the umbrella and bow tie.

Artist quote: 'I could be an artist ... but it takes a long, long time to become an artist.'

And below, one of the delightfully Mad Hats I'd envisaged beforehand!