Image shown: The Amulet book by Marie Brett

The Amulet is a collaborative arts and health project creatively exploring the issue of pregnancy and infant loss. Initiated by visual artist Marie Brett, the project is a partnership between the artist and bereaved parents, Cork University Maternity Hospital (CUMH), Waterford Healing Arts Trust, Waterford Regional Hospital, the Mid Western Regional Hospital and Ballyphehane/Togher Arts+Crafts Initiative (BTACI).

The book Amulet was produced by Marie Brett and is the outcome of a two year research phase undertaken by the artist in collaboration with CUMH and BTACI and kindly supported by the HSE South Cork Arts + Health Programme.

The book can be viewed / purchased via


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