“To practice any art, no matter how well or badly,
is a way to make your soul grow. So do it”
The naming of what I do as Soulweaving is to remind me of the bigger picture, and my desire to keep on learning, growing and expanding … Some people do this through academic endeavour, some through sport, others through scientific exploration. I do it through my art …
“Art is restoration: the idea is to repair the damages that are inflicted in life, to make something that is fragmented – which is what fear and anxiety do to a person – into something whole” Louise Bourgeois
…and to reconnect with the joy of Life!
Making is a conversation between Self and self, through the medium of fibre and stitch and weaving… It’s a call and response process that requires listening into the Silence and engaging with and expressing whatever emerges… I don’t know what I’m making until I’ve made it.