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.

13 March 2012

Zoe's World

I stumbled across an old exhibition brochure at Orleans House Gallery and found myself in a thrilling world of people and activity. Zoe Kakolyris creates a beautiful array of naive paintings which, in the same way as children's characters, are full of the stories and the actions of her people. There's just something I really like about the way that every single person seems to be up to a different kind of mischief! And, though they might appear to be simple paintings, imagine the though that goes into composing a picture as busy as this...