Karen Lloyd is a writer and artist based in Kendal, Cumbria

In 2014 she was awarded a distinction for her M.Litt in Creative Writing from Stirling University, where she was tutored by acclaimed poet and author Kathleen Jamie.

Karen runs workshops for schools and adult learners in writing about the natural world, in printmaking and also in experimental book-binding.

Karen’s first book, ‘The Gathering Tide; A Journey Around the Edgelands of Morecambe Bay’ describes the landscape and memories of her life-long home.

It is due to be published in Spring 2016.

In conjunction with the Glengorm Wildlife Project, Karen will be offering a residential nature writing workshop at Glengorm Castle in 2016.

Further details will be released in due course, but to register your interest early please contact:

steph@glengormcastle.co.uk