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Artist diary, craft writing and design - Laura Ellen Bacon

Photo by Steve Hickey


Laura occasionally writes about her work in published articles or diary form.

“Laura Ellen Bacon’s sensitive writing adds a further dimension to her generous, expansive sculpture.”

Sara Roberts
Writer and Curator

Finding ‘A New Presence’


Diary written to accompany the development of a new experimental work in thatch, as part of the exhibition entitled, Rooted in Instinct at NCCD.

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The Nesting Instinct

British Sculptor, willow sculpture, craft writing

Published in ‘Leaf’, a publication by The Woodland Trust, compiled by Common Ground

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Sculptor’s Journal, 2015

Artist diary and craft writing, design, Laura Ellen Bacon

Written for ‘3rd Dimension’, The PMSA Magazine and Newsletter

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On-Site and On Show

Artist writing, artist diary, craft writing, British Sculptor Laura Ellen Bacon

Published in CRAFTS, Nov/Dec 2015

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Passing Through

British Sculptor Laura Ellen Bacon writings

Some background and reflection on the work, Passing Through that was exhibited within the group exhibition, Sculpture and Mompesson House – Material Connections Across the Ages, Salisbury, 2014

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Back to the Roots

British Sculptor Laura Ellen Bacon, willow sculptor writings

Written as part of the design and installation of the work, Lingering (In the Old Kitchen) at Barrington Court, Somerset, 2013.

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