Kirsty Mitchell’s late mother Maureen was an English teacher who spent her life inspiring generations of children with imaginative stories and plays. Following Maureen’s death from a brain tumour in 2008, Kirsty channelled her grief into her passion for photography.
She retreated behind the lens of her camera and created Wonderland, an ethereal fantasy world. The photographic series began as a small summer project but grew into an inspirational creative journey.
‘Real life became a difficult place to deal with, and I found myself retreating further into an alternative existence through the portal of my camera,’ said the artist. (read the rest here).
Look at all the pain that went into this and the beauty that came out.
Last but not least- Here’s the sweetheart that is Penny. she’s been waiting around making origami stars since this afternoon, thought it was a bit mean to make her wait.
Thanks for all the interest and kind words throughout the 20 Days, 20 Monsters challenge, you guys are awesome, and I hope you’ve enjoyed it as much as I have.
Tarquin. A calm, passive looking fellow, approachable you might say. But within him beats the heart of a maniac, a deranged killer with no remorse.
Just kidding, He runs a mobile roller disco.