Margaret Adams' Profile
I have been creative all of my life but it is only in the last few years that I have even thought of earning my living that way.
My mother and sisters all did though. They where all paintresses in the pottery industry when I was growing up in the 1960s in the busy little town of Longton in North Staffordshire. Then the double decker buses were full to over flowing with men and women travelling to and from work in one of the hundreds of "potbanks" that produced everything from the daintiest china to the most utilitarian sewage pipe, toilet or tile
. My grand father was an artist, although I never knew him personally, his paintings were always around when as a child, and so I grew up with the sense that it was in my blood to be artistic, industrious and productive.
It was only 10 years ago that I discovered that my family from my other paternal side are related to one of…
- Born on October 9
- Joined March 5, 2011