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Trowbridge Townhall arts

16 July 2018:  I delivered my print to Trowbridge on Monday. it was a long and tiring journey with so many delays but I got there in the end.  My print looks lovely, I am very pleased I did it.  … Continue reading

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My tshirt for the exhibition

I designed this t shirt to go with my print for the private view coming up in August.

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Printing for the exhibition

Thanks to my new wall mounted shelves I can now print without hanging the prints on a line of string!  This print is for the Arts Depot exhibition – I’m printing on Japanese Kozo Natural paper white and also some … Continue reading

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CSM Degree show June

We went to our favourite degree show in London at the Granary in Kings Cross, Central St Martins show no. 2. BA Performance Design, Architecture, Building Narratives (MA).  I really like the textiles but didn’t take any photos, we saw … Continue reading

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Summer 2018

I’ve entered 3 printmaking competitions this summer with the two collagraphs and the lino print.  I will be in the studio printing in June/July and also making new work. I have booked a workshop at London Print Studio in July … Continue reading

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The tree series of collagraphs

April 2018:  I spent the morning at East London Printmakers proofing my two collagraphs.  I am quite happy now, learning how to print textured plates. I need to ease off the pressure of the press as the ink is leaking … Continue reading

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This year …

January 2018: (Work in Progress page) Printmaking:  I am working on my new project and exploring the shapes of the image in monoprint and colour.  I am now researching ways to produce the image or suite of images in collagraph … Continue reading

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Intaglio printmakers

Intaglio Printmakers is the nearest and one of the last printmaker suppliers in London.  It’s a bit of a journey to London Bridge.  I went today to buy safe wash etching inks in 3 colours and some aluminium and paper … Continue reading

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Drypoint and Carborundum

This is my master image for my workshop this week at East London Printmakers, it is entitled The Tree Who Wanted To Fly Like an Owl over the Dark Fields and will be a drypoint with carborundum. The owl represents … Continue reading

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Talk and Draw 10 November

I went again to the wonderful Talk and Draw session at the National Gallery, London.  We sat, all 40 of us, in front of Uccello’s Battle of San Romano and were invited to draw it with pencils, twice, the first … Continue reading

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Teesside print open 2017

My print is in this exhibition up in Teesside, two photos from the opening night.  My first exhibited print in many, many years!  Hopefully the start of more exhibitions in 2018.

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Prints

I visited the British Museum today to see some prints in the print department: Durer and Cranach. Amazing detail in these engravings, gruesome too!  The medieval artists were not afraid of their imagination.  How do they live with such images?

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National Gallery

Today was Talk and Draw at the National Gallery.  We had a short talk about George Michel’s landscape painting.  Michel is an unknown artist who worked at the Louvre in Paris during the mid 19th century.  This painting would have … Continue reading

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Teesside Print Exhibition 2017

I am taking part in the above exhibition with my dry point Family Album: The New Coat which I printed at Inky Cuttlefish Print Studios in September.

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20:20 print project

I am doing an edition of 25 lino prints for the 20 20 project and going through making sure they are all okay.  Our open acces studio Inky Cuttlefish is taking part and I have to make sure they are … Continue reading

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