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‘A Map of Me’ Workshop

In Community on March 1, 2011 at 1:11 am

Come along to a fun and thought provoking workshop which looks at alternative approaches to self portraiture. Explore seminal examples of alternative self portraiture and ideas about mapping your own personality by artists like Grayson Perry and Nigel Peake, then have a go at making your own map.

Some materials will be provided, however if there’s a particular media you prefer to work with please feel free to bring your own materials along.

The workshop will take place on Monday 14th March at the Tollcross Community Centre. 12.30pm to 4.30pm — tea and coffee provided!

The workshop is totally FREE and all are welcome. If you want to be involved please email helen.askew@yahoo.co.uk to register your interest!

Helen Askew is an artist, graphic designer and illustrator living and working in Edinburgh. She has a BTEC in Art & Design from the University of Cumbria and a BA (Hons) in Graphic Design from Northumbria University. She has worked on a variety of freelance projects, producing illustrations for album covers, poetry books, zines and arts projects all over the UK. You can see some of her work at her deviantART page.

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