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.

18 August 2012

Carnival Parade: Jamaica

For the Jamaican part of the parade, a float was taken over by a steel drum. Children from an enormous variety of workshops created fish, crabs and other sealif to add to a 'fishing net' draped across the back of the truck. IMG_4050For the banner, Year 7 at Teddington School researched the concepts and ideas behind Rastofaria and transformed their discoveries into monoprinted panels. Top photo credit to David Shepherd