Friday, 8 February 2013
Clare is a writer, visual artist and prizewinning beekeeper. She studied at Chelsea School of Art and the Royal College of Art and subsequently worked as a painter, printmaker, illustrator and lecturer. She left London to start the illustration course at Norwich School of Art. She’s published five children’s books as author/illustrator: her first book Catherine and the Lion won the Mother Goose Award.
More recently Clare undertook the MA in Creative Writing at UEA and won an Arts Council Escalator Literature award. For Words and Women 2013 Clare will be reading from her novel in our event in the Fusion Digital Gallery, exhibiting recent drawings at our drawing exhibition in the Forum which will run from the 8th – 11th of March, and she will also be taking part in the Norfolk And Norwich Millennium Library’s events to celebrate International Women’s Day where she will be running a children’s workshop.