About the Author

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Joanne Headington
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Blurbarian Since October 2010
Name Joanne Headington
My Web Site joheadington.bigcartel.com
Location Wales
Gender Female
My Occupation Artist, Designer, Poet
My Bio 1984 Foundation of Art College, Newport.
1994 BA (Hons) Art and Aesthetics Degree, University of Wales, Cardiff
1995- 97 Taught Art and Art History, Leisure evening classes and life drawing
1997 PGCE
Began studies toward an MA (Ed). Worked part time in the art department of her local college (where she had previously taught) to support young students with severe learning difficulties and physical challenges.
2001 Studied ceramics (hand-building and wheel throwing) under Lisa Krigel
2005 PGCert Creative Writing, Open University
2006 MA Education, Open University
2009 Began writing poetry regularly and investigating abstract drawing and painting.
2009 Studied Silversmith and jewellery making at night school, began producing jewellery and selling online. Most interested in combining silver and copper with fossils and agates.
2010 Worcester Open Exhibition, drawing accepted.
2015 continues to explore ways to make the invisible inner self visible through the making of art works and poems

Things I Don't Mind The World Knowing

Spoiler alert: I'm thinking my next book will be about...
I am currently involved in a poetry project: HAIKU:365
I will publish it January 2015 along with photographs taken through 2014.