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.

11 February 2014

CD Magic

IMG_6508 In Paris over Christmas, we stumbled across a luxurious, extravagant shopping gallery lined with boutiques selling crafts, clothes and the inevitable jewels, hats and other accessories.

But our attention was most caught by the array of lampshades and decorations which shone and glimmered above us ... and were made entirely from CDs.

I see some experimentation afoot in 2014!  Heat guns, ovens and soldering are not entirely conducive to newborn babies, though, I suppose ...