This week’s creative prompt is “home”. Home is something hugely relevant to us at the moment. As a result of the pandemic and the ensuing travel restrictions and lockdowns, most of us have spent more time at home in the last few months than is “normal”. What does home mean to you? How has being home so much affected you? What is different about your home during the lockdown period?
This week’s letter to my local care home residents. They are still unable to go out and cannot have visitors so I am trying to bring a little bit of the outside to them. 🙂 Dear Friend, I hope that you are well and managing to find interesting things to do inside during our pandemic […]
This week’s creative prompt is “bottoms up”. The phrase has a drinking connotation but your creations don’t necessarily need to. Think of all the things these words could mean and how that could be creatively or literally expressed. All creative expressions are fair game – drawings, stories, photos, paintings, songs, and even fancy drinks. 🥂
I have been writing letters as a way to connect with residents in care homes near where I live. They cannot leave nor have visitors because they are shielding from the virus.
A letter to connect with residents in local care homes. 💗 The text of the letter: Dear Friend, I hope you are well. I am writing to you again to share another photo and another story. My hope is that while we are stuck inside during this dreadful pandemic that these can help brighten both […]
This week’s prompt is “traces”. You can make anything in response to the prompt and you can interpret the prompt any way you like. This is a concept I was intermittently focused on during my MFA work – noticing things like footprints and finger prints everywhere. Living things leave a lot of marks on the […]
This week’s prompt is “the light”. You can make anything in response to the prompt – a photo, a drawing, a song, a cake. And you can interpret the prompt as openly as you like. Your subject could be literal light or a figurative notion of light. It can be natural light or artificial light. […]
Care homes in the UK have reached out to the public for contact from the outside. Residents are isolated from outside contact for their safety and as such, are feeling alone. I can relate. I am sending a weekly letter and photo to four care homes in my area. 💗 Here is the text of […]