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.

19 September 2010

Obsession with Plastics

My fascination with plastics, and obsession with finding creative ways to use my rubbish continues. In Colombia, my greatest production of rubbish was the plastic bags which contain water - far cheaper and more ecological than bottles, but plentiful nevertheless! So my hostel rooms are filled with plastic bags cut open and drying, and I have been exploring the many possibilities for using them. Unsurprisingly, water bags lend themselves to watery scapes ...