An Artist’s Journey – Exhibition Review

Magdalene Odundo: The Journey of Things The Hepworth, Wakefield 16 February – 2 June 2019 Ceramic artist Magdalene Odundo has been creating her distinct style of studio pottery for over forty years. Born in Kenya and educated in the UK, Odundo's work is a fusion of African and British cultures, histories and crafts, brought together …

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Hobbies for Happiness

Life all too often seems focused on working - earning money, building a career, studying hard, being successful. Leisure time is seen as a privilege, something to enjoy only once all the hard work has been done. But over the past year I've realised how important hobbies are to wellbeing, and I'm learning to spend …

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A Cheesy Tale

I regularly meet with two wonderful writers, and together we inspire and motivate each other to keep going with our mutual interest. Recently, we decided to each try and write something about cheese (why not?) - here's what I came up with... A Cheesy Tale (or Monsieur Manchego's Marvellous Machine) Monsieur Manchego was an eccentric …

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