Spirited Bodies with All The Young Nudes, Edinburgh

On the eve of my travelling to the Highlands in late July, arrived an email from Joanna of All The Young Nudes – the Scottish life drawing organisation that runs groups in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Dundee and Aberdeen. I was invited to bring Spirited Bodies to the Edinburgh Fringe festival again, as one of ATYN 4Continue reading “Spirited Bodies with All The Young Nudes, Edinburgh”

All the Spirited Nudes, in Edinburgh

FAO Esther: an email arrived from Scotland on 22nd July. All The Young Nudes wondered if I might be about in Edinburgh in August, to hold an event with them for the festival. We hadn’t been thinking of it but it was within the scope of my schedule and I didn’t hesitate to book itContinue reading “All the Spirited Nudes, in Edinburgh”

Collaborative Sound, Draw & Pose

  A fusion of art forms, experimental creativity, and a healing space. Meditation circle to begin; focus and calm. Slowly moving as a group, in a circle Like flowers growing towards the sun. A pregnant woman and a midwife pose together. A large paper everyone draws on Outlines of women on top of each other,Continue reading “Collaborative Sound, Draw & Pose”

The Trials and Tableaux of Tanner Street

I wanted to cancel a week before; there just wasn’t enough interest. From models or artists. It was a very painful feeling, tinged with failure, just when I had felt like things were getting back on track. I’d quit smoking a couple of days earlier, and emotions were rising to the surface, after a yearContinue reading “The Trials and Tableaux of Tanner Street”