April - Time to Grow

My metaphors for describing my creative process are deeply rooted in nature. And at this time of year, nature teaches us to grow. Since becoming a parent twelve years ago, life has been grounded and domestic. My garden has been a safe place of solace and there I find a connection to an essential part of me that has always found gardening enticing and enervating. Nature has listened to my troubles, guided me with a steady hand and helped me find a pace for my dreams and aspirations. She has shown me how to entwine my creative and nurturing roles. There is a motivational quote: and I have used this to remind me to embrace where I am both geographically and in my life phase as a parent to two y

Helen Hallows


Nurturing Creativity since....

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Nottingham, UK

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