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Julie Dodd

Environmental Artist      Installation Artist       Altered Book Artist       Paper Sculptor       Book maker       Printmaker

By Julie Dodd, Nov 11 2018 09:00PM

This leaf is dediacted to Wilfred Owen. The back of the leaf reads:


Wilfred Owen was killed in action one week before the signing of the Armistice. His mother received the telegram informing her of his death on Armistice Day.


My subject is war and the pity of war.


The poetry is in the pity.

-Wilfred Owen

By Julie Dodd, Nov 11 2018 09:00AM

A leaf created by a member of staff at Prenton High School For Girls.


On the back it reads;


Walter Daniel Tull

17th (1st Football Battalion) Middlesex Regiment

Killed in action- 21st March 1918.

WW1 First British born Black Officer.


Footballer

Soldier

Hero

By Julie Dodd, Nov 10 2018 05:01PM

Today we planted the poppies dedicated to the soldiers from WW1 in Hamilton Square as part of Wilfred Owen Commemoration.

This morning planting poppies
This morning planting poppies
The Mayor and Mayoress of Wirral with me this morning
The Mayor and Mayoress of Wirral with me this morning
Children planting their poppies
Children planting their poppies
RT Hon Frank Field and me (poppies the children have made in the background
RT Hon Frank Field and me (poppies the children have made in the background
Dame Patricia Routledge and RT Hon Frank Field planting a poppy
Dame Patricia Routledge and RT Hon Frank Field planting a poppy

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