is an illustrator, printmaker and teacher. Her illustrative work is centred on a collaboration with poet Clare Shaw (Bloodaxe Books) in a project is named Seeing Poetry: Poetry in Words and Comics  Two mini books were produced funded by Arts Council, England (2014-15) and they are now working towards getting the first collection published as an illustrated poetry book.

She is now also working with Clare documenting the Mechanics at Home art project in Burnley, using poetry and comics. She occasionally illustrates her own writing including poetry comics. She combined her teaching experience with comics and when she contributed to  Asteroid Belter: The Newcastle Science Comic. She delivers comics workshops to children and adults, specialising in comics and literature.

seeingpoetry.co.uk
@loupoetrycomics
contact:laydeezdocomicsleeds@gmail.com