Fiona Mason

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Developing My Creative Practice -2

A series of blog posts about my journey through my Arts Council England Developing Your Creative Practice project.

On Learning

During my career, I’ve worked with a multitude of theatre-makers, actors, directors, dancers, choreographers, composers,  musicians, artists and curators.  I’ve never met one who considered themselves beyond learning. In fact, I’d say quite the opposite. The majority will have studied their chosen discipline in further and higher education and many will have later relished the opportunity to advance their practice at postgraduate level and feel all the richer for it. They might have arrived with talent, but it’s guidance, dedication and practice that will have transformed them from good to great.

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Developing My Creative Practice – 1

A series of blog posts about my journey through my Arts Council England Developing Your Creative Practice project.

Writing is my business; turning artists’ visions into funder-friendly prose that will engage and persuade and generate a grant. Begging letters, as my Dad Continue reading

Sea Fret

A sea fret creeps up the valley. The sierras, now softer than their name, a ripple of blue-grey silk. #wildwriting #betweenmountainsandsea

Sky Dolphin

Family delphinidae, genus tursiops, species truncatus. 12 million years of ocean play. Now bottlenose-sky-dolphin. #betweenmountainsandsea

Wivenhoe – Low Tide

Releasing the cave-dank scent of history, mud pops and gurgles on the out tide, silting up the new, smothering the old traces. #wivenhoe

Wivenhoe – Sunset

No matter how often I’ve seen it, sunset over the Colne at Wivenhoe is a homecoming & a site to return to. #wivenhoe

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