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.

4 February 2011

March of the Penguins

Safia_0005 I'm feeding my new-found fascination with birds to my 10:15 group at Orleans House. Safia insists she can't paint, but I thought she did a wonderful job with her penguins, and waltzed into new realms of imagination when we discussed March of the Penguins, and the fact that penguins trek for miles across Antarctica and then huddle together to stay alive through the coldest winds and blizzards.