Benjamin Zephaniah

Benjamin Zephaniah

I haven’t started the actual quilt just yet, although I have made the background, which are sketches from a concertina sketchbook of Birmingham buildings. They’ve been printed onto fabric for me and I will be […]

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Talking Heads

I had one of those nights when you wake at some unearthly hour and can’t get back to sleep again because your mind is racing. The weight of the world was not weighing me down […]

Momento Mori quilts

Momento Mori 3 – Ritual

Background to the Momento Mori quilts: OK, so not everyone likes my quilts as they are not what you might normally expect to see and are sometimes quite challenging, but in my small studio tucked […]

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Ritual update 5

Drawings in pen and ink and pencil, in A4 size, shrunk and waxed to hang on chains across the top of the piece. I’m taking a break from the drawing to do more research, and […]

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Ritual – update number 4

Ritual is based on responses to death in rituals and belief across many different cultures. These rituals are concerned with explanation, validation and integrations into other peoples views. The quilt, “Momento Mori 3 – Ritual”, […]

Other Quilts

Other quilts

23rd Feb 2024 I had one of those nights when you wake at some unearthly hour and can’t get back to sleep again because your mind is racing. The weight of the world was not […]