Lockdown and the plague has encouraged me to develop my crochet skills further. I have been designing blankets based on Marrimekko patterns. I have also made a load of shawls for people across the globe! See below for some of the things I have been doing
Am currently crocheting a rainbow coat for a client – really interesting how crochet can make a 3d structure. This coat is inspiring me to make more structured items – gosh there are a lot of pieces though. It is a real challenge. Just on the sleeves now so will publish a pic of the… Read more Rainbow coat
Well the Covid-19 thing has started me writing again and now thanks to Amazon and kindle you can read my short stories for children online https://www.amazon.com/dp/B088HFHY1H Let me know what you think! There will be more to come
Receieved the ‘Women Making History’ book through the post. So proud to have been a part of this project. Thanks to Norfolk and Norwich Festival.
2020 began with a foray into Crime and Punishment – working with Pathways College, Watton Junior School and Wymondham Heritage Museum, ERM are investigating law and order in the areafrom 15th Century to today. Building to a performance and exhibition in Wymondham and Norwich in 2020. National Lottery Heritage Fund supported. This however has been… Read more 2020
2019 was a mad year – so many projects! 2018/2019 – GoGoHares! Norwich sculpture trail where ERM decorated 2 Hares – Chatterbox Hare All About It; and Majestic for the Royal Arcade. 2019 Fashion in the Forties – fashion making workshops at John Lewis and Silver Road Community Centre leading to a fashion show at… Read more 2019
I am currently working with the Norfolk and Norwich Festival to produce a banner to celebrate universal suffrage. The banner is a collaborative project with a group of women and it is my task to put all their ideas together into one piece. The banner takes it’s inspiration from Mary Richardson, the suffragette who slashed… Read more Processions 2018
For the last 15 weeks I have been running an Art Club in Diss. From 4 – 6pm we have had great fun doing fantastic things from making our own world in a box, to devising superheroes and making felt. It started with 22 young people and 17 of them did the whole course getting… Read more Diss Art Club
2017 seems to have really rocketed by! ERM CIC have had loads of new projects on the horizon: A Brush with the Past sees us looking at the brush industry in Norfolk in Wymondham, Attleborough and Thetford. This project was made possible thanks to The Heritage Lottery Fund. Make your Move – Invasion sees us… Read more New projects happening!
Watch out Cringleford! ERM CIC are working with Cringleford Primary School and the local community to produce a day of seaside themed activity. July 4th is when it all happens – so if you are in the area come down from 2pm – 4pm and enter one of our seaside themed competitions or just enjoy… Read more Celebrate!