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.

24 March 2013

Experiments with the Heat Press

Heat Transfer Inks 003 For some time we've had a heat press at Orleans House, but it wasn't until fairly recently that I found the time simply to experiment with it for my own purposes, undistracted by children or participants begging to know more and have a go. I took a page from my Chile sketchbook, made dozens of photocopies and spent a happy couple of hours layering, collaging and transferring the colour with them. Here's what happened in the end.