Megan Dowsett is a creative consultant working with museums and galleries, and an illustrator who is finding her voice through personal and local projects.

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.

25 November 2012

The Great Plaster and Toilet Roll Experiment

IMG_5136 Some time ago, I promised to share my ongoing adventures in plaster. Well, here is step one - clearly a work in progress, but it was so exciting to put into action the first steps of the ideas in my head! Above, the experiment in which I tested what materials would best insulate the toilet rolls against the sogginess of plaster. Below, the plaster cylinders after the tubes had been removed. Still with cling film tea-lights in the top, as one of my thoughts is to make tea-light holders. IMG_5137