How to avoid getting into publishing even though it really really wants you to be in it

Collection by Lisa Edwards

29 
Pins
 • 
109 
Followers

Or... How I disrupted myself continuously to ensure I got into publishing.

Lisa Edwards
Shakespeare& Hamlet: Play or Misogynist Propaganda? let's open that third eye togetherShakespeare’s Hamlet: Play or Misogynist Propaganda?Fictional As Non-Fictional: Shakespeare’s Hamlet – Pla David Tennant, Hamlet Quotes, Royal Shakespeare Company, William Shakespeare, Shakespeare Plays, Shakespeare Quotes, Royal Mail Stamps, Tampons, Writers

Masculinity in Shakespearean Tragedy - should have stuck with my gut instinct and studied this, my dissertation topic at Roehampton.

I did a degree in Contemporary Dance and English at Roehampton. This is me performing a Doris Humphrey dance piece at Merton Abbey Mills. Contemporary Dance, Dory, Theatre, English, Fotografia, Traditional, Theater, English Language

I did a degree in Contemporary Dance and English at Roehampton. This is me performing a Doris Humphrey dance piece at Merton Abbey Mills.

Using Hove Beach Huts to advertise the 'Great Escape': Europe's Leading Festival for New Music, Brighton Brighton England, Brighton Inglaterra, Brighton Beach Melbourne, Brighton And Hove, Brighton Sussex, Beach Pictures, Travel Pictures, Look Alike, Swimming Pools

Brighton seafront - my walk to work as I couldn't afford bus fare. Liberty gave me a part-time job while I tried once again to get into publishing.

Opera de Paris: Paris Opera Ballet This photo is soo pretty! Dance Like No One Is Watching, Just Dance, Dance Aesthetic, Tutu, Paris Opera Ballet, Ballet School, Ballet Class, Dance Class, Dance Poses

In the beginning, it was all about ballet. I started at 8 and began teaching at 16. I thought this would be my career.

Looking for a gift to take home? Grab something from the English fashion designer, Cath Kidston. Great for home goods (egg cups!), bags and clothing. She has stores around London (Covent Garden, Heathrow, Selfridges). Cath Kidston Logo, English Fashion, Kids Logo, Printable Labels, Printables, The Balm, Kids Fashion, London, My Favorite Things

We gave her CK her first break at Liberty - it was all about discovering new talent.

Perfume CK One Unissex Eau de Toilette - Calvin klein - Magazine Bgsmania Calvin Klein One, Eternity Calvin Klein, Perfume Calvin Klein, Perfume Floral, Miss Dior, Unisex, Chanel Nº 5, Ftm, Beauty Products

Ozonic fragrance number one. In the '90s the bathhouse trend was for ozonics in frosted glass bottles with chrome accessories.

Beautiful women of the IDF with political commentary on events in Israel. Israeli Female Soldiers, Idf Women, Arab States, Brave Women, Special Ops, Military Women, Armed Forces, Caracal, Weapons

Sexy Israeli ladies. At Hodder Wayland, I learned that the US school and library market didn't like pictures of women holding guns. Or glasses of wine.

Me in Graduation Ball with Whitton Morris Dance School, at Theatr Clwyd. Ballet was my life. Morris Dancing, Graduation, Ballet, Dance, School, Life, Dancing, Moving On, Dance Ballet

Me in Graduation Ball with Whitton Morris Dance School, at Theatr Clwyd. Ballet was my life. For a while...

My review of Maxine Doyle's piece - she's now the Creative Director and Choreographer of Punchdrunk. Kay Francis, Black Leotard, Old Hollywood Glamour, Red Ribbon, Dance Costumes, Creative Director, Night Club, Leotards, Dancer

My review of Maxine Doyle's piece - she's now the Creative Director and Choreographer of Punchdrunk.

The glorious Liberty scarf hall - I worked on the shop floor for a year before getting a job as Assistant Buyer for the Bathhouse. Liberty Scarf, Flooring, Shop, Hardwood Floor, Paving Stones, Store, Floor, Floors

The glorious Liberty scarf hall - I worked on the shop floor for a year before getting a job as Assistant Buyer for the Bathhouse.

My very first bit of publishing - the Roehampton Institute Art Review. Literally cut and pasted. A group of us set it up after pitching for funding to the English Dept. So much fun. Cut And Paste, English, Group, Fun, English Language, England, Lol, Funny

My very first bit of publishing - the Roehampton Institute Art Review. Literally cut and pasted. A group of us set it up after pitching for funding to the English Dept. So much fun.

The iconic Liberty Store: a department store on Regent Street, based in the West End shopping district of Central London. Regent Street, Soho Hotel, London Shopping, Liberty Print, Liberty Fabric, London Life, Liberty Of London, Covent Garden, London Calling

Liberty of London - I worked there for three years because I couldn't get into publishing, despite having a first and a self-published magazine under my belt!

The art of Japanese gift-giving. All Liberty staff were trained to serve this very specific customer base. Japanese Gifts, Liberty, Base, Decor, Decorating, Freedom, Political Freedom, Inredning, Interior Decorating

The art of Japanese gift-giving. All Liberty staff were trained to serve this very specific customer base.

Discover the range of natural beauty products and cosmetics at the L'Occitane en Provence outlet boutique at Kildare Village. Browse in store for exclusive deals. L'occitane En Provence, Coupon Deals, Go Green, How To Become, Liberty, Coupons, Canada, Organic, Free Shipping

We stocked L'Occitane at Liberty before it became a high-street staple.