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Event review: ‘Under the shadow of your wings’, the Cicely Mary Barker play

Posted on July 14th, by Liz Sheppard-Jones in Culture. No Comments

Such stuff as nightmares are made on – Liz Sheppard-Jones uncovers a darker Barker

Croydon artist Cicely Mary Barker’s images of Flower Fairies are famous all over the world and worth millions. The fact that few have heard of their creator and just about no-one would associate her with her hometown is (in the words of David Bowie) ‘just so f**king Croydon‘. So much that … Read More »