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Life Emerges
Grow / nature

Life Emerges

Late last winter, I planted bulbs. I am not usually into growing flowers – I’d rather put energy into things I can eat – but there’s something uplifting about spring flowers. It was a real moment of joy when I saw the first narcissus bloom this morning. The first grape hyacinth of the year has … Continue reading

Natural Science
Grow / nature

Natural Science

I love science. I’ve worked with Brighton Science Festival a fair bit over the years, along with arranging various arty science celebrations as part of the Forest of Thoughts. This means I’m particularly excited that this week is British Science Week – a great chance to get curious, explore the world around you and learn something … Continue reading

Natural Talent
Art / nature / Storytelling

Natural Talent

I’ve been a fan of Maxine Greer since I first saw her peg doll animations and tiny birds. Her ongoing escapades are documented at Kombisketchtour: “A mobile art studio promoting observational drawing through practise. Working out in the countryside, making regular pitstops, drawing and recording the changes in nature, following its ebb and flow.” I … Continue reading