In March, the Port Moody Heritage Society asked community members to begin documenting their thoughts and feelings as they live during the Covid-19 social isolation. Its important to document not only whats happening around the world during the pandemic but what individual people within the community are going through during these hard times as well. The Museum is looking for pictures, drawings, journal entries, photos of the area anything that documents what it is like living through this scary time.
An amazing artist, Claire Lawrence started the 2020 Doodles: Life During a Pandemic, which captures a glimpse into what is happening around the world during the pandemic.
Claire is generously going to add her doodles to the Port Moody Station Museum’s collection.
Claire Lawrence is a storyteller and visual artist living in British Columbia, Canada. She has been published in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom and India. Her work has been performed on BBC radio. Claire’s stories have appeared in numerous publications including: Geist, Litro, Ravensperch, Brilliant Flash Fiction. She has a number of prize winning stories, andwas nominated for the 2016 Pushcart Prize. Claire’s artwork has appeared in many magazines including: A3 Review and Press, Black Lion Journal, Esthetic Apostle, Sunspot and La Piccioletta Barca. Her goal is to create and publish in all genres, and not inhale too many fumes.
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