Portrait project - childhood teddy bears.
Artist, Grayson Perry with his childhood bear - Alan Measles.
TV Prestenter, Paul O'Grady with his childhood teddy bear - Ruby.
Chef, Heston Blumenthal with replicas of giant jelly gummi bears from his childhood.
New portraits for Quaker Peace week 1st to 9th October 2011.
Claudia Massey campaigns for political and economic justice. Growing up in a Quaker family provided her with morals and confidence to challenge injustice. She was a volunteer in Fiji. As an arts student, she is challenging her university's ties with an arms company. Candia Crosfield is a Quaker who helps young people find ways to resolve conflict. Working at St Ethelburga’s Centre for Reconciliation in London, she meets young people who carry knives because they are scared. She teaches them ways to defuse violence.
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