Growing up as a child, I was surrounded by animals and art, the two running harmoniously together. Eventually I had to choose. I played it safe. I followed the defined career path to become a veterinary surgeon.
When I was training as a vet, towards the end of the five year course, the sheer volume of information seemed so overwhelming. I can remember at the time feeling exasperated and looked to my mentor who said 'don't worry, it will all just suddenly fall into place'..... and he was right.
So we're hitting the Great Pottery Throw Down semi finals this evening and chandeliers are the on the menu….. Whilst I'm not there in person, I am with them in spirit! Yesterday The Veterinary Times published an article on my time in the show which brought back all the fond memories!!! Through the power of clay, I have made it on my own into our vet professional press….