Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 21 : stealing from the rich…

Robin Hood makes a great Pantomime and it's one of my favourite disney movies too. The character of Robins Hood has been portrayed by many actors but one catch phrase stands out across all the movies, tv shows and story books... we steal from the rich to give to the poor This sounds like a… Continue reading Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 21 : stealing from the rich…

Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 20 : the future?

Vintage images of space and what people thought the future might look like seem a little cliche to us now. I wonder if the same is true for the Christmas cards we receive with images of the stable, the shepherds, the magi or western caricatures of angels? If we take a moment to place ourselves… Continue reading Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 20 : the future?

Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 19 : Shoulder the work

Quentin Blake, famous for his illustrations in Roald Dahl books, is one of my absolute favourite artists. His version of 'A Christmas Carol' is brilliant. In 1988, Roald Dahl composed a festive poem for Great Ormond Street Hospital, illustrated by Quentin Blake. It's a Christmas cracker. As the festive season is upon us, here's a… Continue reading Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 19 : Shoulder the work