I’m COMPLETELY thrilled to be part of this project, and working with Home For Waifs And Strays, The Herbert and DASH arts. The Heimlich Sessions Five performances drawn from the same set. Five identities derived from 14-year-old forum interactions. A joyous sonic celebration of the other, the odd and the unusual. There have been several…
Hand of Glory (After Walsall)
The Hand of Glory was a mummified childs arm found in the attic of an Old Walsall Pub called ‘The White Hart’. A favourite attraction at the old EM Flint Gallery as a child, this work seeks to revere and lionise it. I’ve already used the Hand of Glory as subject matter – see…
Ever Tried? Ever Failed?
There has been a short radio silence recently while I’ve been working on the renovation of my studios. A Kickstarter campaign, some incredible supporters and 6 weeks of building, painting and foul language later The Old Wig has finally closed it’s doors for good to be replaced with Failbetter Click the logo for more information!
GESTALT – The Bodge Job – DIGBETH FIRST FRIDAY
This coming Digbeth First Friday I’ll be publicly presenting The Bodge Job for the first time. Performance begins at approximately 6pm and concludes by 7pm
Poppet Simian Instructions
A guide to making your own Poppet Simian Sock Monkey, as published in “When I Was A Child I Wanted To Be A Cryptid”
Brum Bullrider World Record Attempt
THE OFFICIAL RECORD ATTEMPT IS CONFIRMED. Guinness World Records have accepted the application of The Bullrider – the attempt now needs to provide evidence to prove its scale, and has to meet the following criteria: 1:It needs to be measured by a qualified surveyor in the presence of two independent witnesses 2: This needs to…
Poppets, Performance and Other Shenanigans!
Hello Lovelies, with your faces and things Current news-ness! The Exhibition at The Wig was a fabulous success with lots of people attending and saying very lovely things. The book which comprised part of the exhibition is now available via the mysteries of Amazon priced at £6.99 – Click the picture below for the link:…
Upcoming Solo Show When I Was A Child I Wanted To Be A Cryptid At The Wig, Birmingham Opens Saturday 17th October 12-6 Continues 18/10 – 23/10 Closing Event Friday 23rd October 6-8
The Big One
This coming Digbeth First Friday will see the end of an era – the very wonderful Home For Waifs and Strays will be holding their last event before they have to move out of their unit. So they’re making it THE BIG ONE. They’ve got a bunch of Live Artists, Performers, DJ’s and cake, and…
Simian Tea Party
May the Fourth Be With You! Various images from the Simian Tea Party where capers occurred, tea was drunk and tales were traded. Many Thanks to The Urban Coffee Co. who shall be continuing to let their swarm caper for the next week!