In addition to this year-long collaborative project there will be the opportunity for a number of 'mini collaborations' running for about 4 weeks, where members names will be picked out of a hat.
ways of working and skill sharing. I certainly gained
an insight into how other artists work. My collaboration was with mixed media ceramacist Samantha Robinson and Paper Lighting Specialist Sharyn Dunn.
Those that took part approached collaboration in a variety of different ways, including 'swapping' materials or influences, learning skills from a partner, producing work of a different scale or making work that was more commercial/conceptual than the work normally produced
For myself, I was finally able to produce a large scale piece of work. This trio of panels is currently being exhibited at Walford Mill Gallery in Wimbourne until 18th May 2014.