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Announcements related to new work, work-in-progress, or my own events & exhibitions.

Questioning Jonah again

Storm, above, was a commission produced in 2007 for friends of mine. I produced a little text to go with it, which included the prayer from Jonah 2:1-7, and the following paragraph: This prayer illuminates the moment Jonah decided to stop running away from God, to turn and surrender to Him. This is also the …

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Stole for husband Adam’s big day…

Here with this week’s work at a sewing machine and ironing board – my finished design and applique for Adam’s stole. The decorated scarf will be worn by the husband in question at his ordination this Saturday, Bristol Cathedral. It’s an odd time. I slightly feel like I’m celebrating the kidnapping of my husband by …

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Elemental exhibition report

For more images and information about the work, click here. This series of 14 artworks was shown at the Bible and Spirituality Symposium, held at Glenfall House, Cheltenham (29th – 31st May, organised by University of Gloucestershire and Bible Society). Part of my PhD in visual theology, these photographic prints and photo-based installations explore the …

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Lomo cameras and the Beaumonts

The above image has been selected for an exhibition of Lomo photography, at the Grain Barge, 16th May – 2nd June. Also called lomography, pictures taken with Lomo cameras delight in the quirks of film-based photography, especially when accentuated by multiple lenses, colour flash-fills, fish-eye and many other effects. The photo here was taken with …

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St Stephen’s show opening 24th April

My show Elemental: Earth, Fire, Wind and Water opens in just over a week’s time at St Stephen’s Church, Bristol. From the press release: Elemental is an exhibition of photography and photo-based installations exploring the imagery of the elements, as seen through Christian spirituality and biblical symbolism. Both cafe walls (Dennis Anthony) and church space …

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Success in Church Times competition

Today, Maundy Thursday, is the day in the Christian calendar which prepares for its biggest celebration at Easter. The story of the passion, Jesus’ final hours culminating in his death and resurrection, is one that I re-told in my series The Passion – 12 stations originally produced for exhibition in Bristol Cathedral in 2006. This …

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Found after high tide today!

No time to reflect today, but my photography attempt out this morning to catch the high tide of the year was thwarted. Found a piece of driftwood instead. Happy.