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.

1 April 2011


The joyful privelege of drawing from life. My very pregnant friend, inspired by a painting by Lucian Freud, invited me to spend an evening sketching her. Any opportunity to practise ... especially with such an unusual model!