Dandelions and Double Yellows: submit a picture for ‘Your Gallery’

Dandelions and Double Yellows is an art, nature and noticing project, by artist Helen Thomas, that asks whether we might reconsider the plants that are often dismissed as weeds. I’ve been sketching, painting and noticing pavement plants on the daily walk to and from my studio in Wakefield throughout the project. The more I take… Continue reading Dandelions and Double Yellows: submit a picture for ‘Your Gallery’

Moonriver at Festival of the Moon

Moonriver runs along 27 metres of the former Market Hall wall in Wakefield. The handwritten and painted mural features words from over 200 entries, which were written by people from across the Wakefield District and further afield. The words are inspired by themes of the moon & space, they include memories, poems, tributes, lists and… Continue reading Moonriver at Festival of the Moon

Moonriver

I’m creating a mural as part of Wakefield Council’s Creative Commissions programme responding to Luke Jerram’s wonderful Museum of the Moon which will be exhibited in Wakefield Market Hall at the end of August. ‘Moonriver’ is composed of words relating to themes of the moon and space.People across the Wakefield district (and beyond) are invited… Continue reading Moonriver