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Perfume Portrait #52 – Jason Thomas Richardson

Jason Thomas Richardson 50ml EDT 20171103_202842

Head – Lemongrass, Peppermint

Heart – Cypress

Body – Frankincense

Description – Unleash your spiritual side with a fragrance blessed with inspiration from folklore, myth and legend. A truly magical experience.

This fragrance was housed at Surface gallery, Nottingham, from 3rd – 18th November 2017.

Bone Cancer Stories #3 – 50ml EDT

IMG_4279Head – Peppermint, Basil

Heart – Jasmine, Ginger

Body – Sandalwood, Vanilla Musk

Bridge – Benzoin, Black Pepper, Petitgrain

Description – Drenched in confidence and the ability to entertain, this fragrance champions positivity and tells of self-assurance in times of hardship.

Features – Basil – synonymous with mental fortitude – is accompanied by the sense of awareness offered by Sandalwood and the sense of fun found in vanilla musk. Jasmine offers depth while Peppermint and Ginger offer a degree of mystique akin to a magician’s sleight of hand.

On 7th May 2016 I created a scent trail of 10 fragrances in The Tetley, Leeds, each describing individual stories of  bone cancer patients. My approach afforded consideration towards methods of coping with bone cancer, though chiefly I wanted the positivity, courage, compassion and strength that emerged when faced with adversity to be prominent, alongside the individual traits that sustained, regardless of the disease. 

Over the coming weeks I will be posting all 10 perfume portraits that represent the stories of bone cancer patients, though names will be omitted as a mark of respect. 

for more information about bone cancer please see the Bone Cancer Research Trust’s website, found here.