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.

22 November 2011

The Latest in Textile Discoveries

Bonding Papers and Cloth 008I spent two glorious days at Morley College, learning how to 'bond papers and cloth' ... I had no idea what to expect but I'm always excited by the idea of discovering something I'd never dreamed of. And so it came to be; as if by magic, you can bond a sheer fabric to a photocopied picture and remove the paper from behind it. With all sorts of other side options, of course.
Bonding Papers and Cloth 001I should confess, neither of my experiments were free from struggles but I'm full of excitement about the possibilities. And I came to discover the full potential of heat transfer inks, something I've dabbled with but never really appreciated, along the way!