DAISY POOLEY - TOLKIEN IS A MULTIFACETED MAKER, DETERMINED TO OBTAIN AS MANY SKILLS AS POSSIBLE.

HER WORK EXISTS IN THE OVERLAPPING TERRITORIES OF CRAFT, FINE ART AND SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT, COMBING THE PERFORMATIVE WITH THE TRADITIONAL.

FOCUSING ON THE ELEMENTS THAT TRUELY MAKE HER A WOMAN, CHALLENGING THE AUDIENCE TO CONSIDER MATERNITY, GYNAECOLOGICAL HEALTH AND STRENGTH WITHIN THE FEMALE POSITION.

 

 

 ALONGSIDE HER FINE ART PRACTICE, DAISY POOLEY - TOLKIEN ALSO USES CALLIGRAPHY AND LINO PRINTING TO EXPAND AND INFLUENCE HER PROCESSES.