Turner Prize winner meets Skydancer

Hen Harrier Day 2015. Well I did my bit by spreading the word via Skydancer and I was truly humbled by the support I received and really proud I took the plunge to write a book about their plight. An inspiring event hosted by Dr Mark Avery, guest speakers included Chris Packam and contemporary artist Jeremy Deller, the 2004 Turner Prize winner and the creator of the mural of a hen harrier clasping a blood red Range Rover in its talons. His mural was in response to allegations, made in 2007, that Prince Harry had shot two of the rare birds over Continue Reading

New Forest Show 2015 Discovery Zone

Busy 3 days at the New Forest Show with Top Gun, Dusk and Skydancer. Loads of interest in all my books and the display items, especially the museum replica bird of prey eggs. I kept myself occupied by drawing a number of pictures and then gave then away to happy onlookers. Hundreds of  children participated  in the drawing activities by learning to draw a barn owl or a peregrine falcon, hopefully some might now go on to be interested in wildlife.       Continue Reading