This is my creativity blog showing my art work, photography, and the printmaking I am doing as part of my Diploma in Fine Art Printmaking.
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I went to Inky cuttlefish printmaking studio today to check out the facilities and what I need to take for printmaking. I will be starting on thursdays once a week for now, I can’t afford any more – it costs … Continue reading
This is my latest lino print about my journey to work as an au pair in France when I was 19. It features in my Printmaking category above.
We have really been enjoying the para athletics this week – wish I’d decided to go there – there aren’t many spectators, in fact the stadium looks empty tonight. It’s so inspiring and so much hard work has gone into … Continue reading
Today I met Stef at Gospel Oak and we went on a Mindfulness walk on the Heath. We did some breathing sessions and sensing the five senses, then we went and looked for colourful images and images to do with … Continue reading
Really enjoyed watching the Glastonbury acts this year, especially The National, Biffy Clyro, Craig David and let’s not forget Barry Gibb! Who managed to squeak out a song but certainly got everyone moving. Fantastic! Subs was away in Essex this … Continue reading
Subs and I got the C2C to Chalkwell on the Estuary, it was hot, but the sea was well out! No paddling today. We had a small pic nic and I painted some pictures, then we walked all the way … Continue reading
Exhibitions at the Serpentine Gallery in Hyde Park: We had a lovely time walking across Hyde Park to the Serpentine Gallery – to the main one and the extension designed by Zaha Hadid. It was sunny with a strong fresh … Continue reading
Empty Spaces is my new series of Reduction Lino prints: They pay homage to my favourite painter of city scenes. Cafeteria 2. Sunday Morning
Sunday 28 May : Bank Holiday weekend I cycled to Waterlow Park to sit under the trees, enjoy the cool air and the birds and visit the kitchen garden. I did a few paintings and had my picnic sitting under … Continue reading
I really enjoyed my day at Inkycuttlefish studio learning woodcut and its history. Great studio and nice music too! Lots of cups of coffee or tea. Mine is a tree I saw on the way along Blackhorse Lane, E17. It’s … Continue reading
I am learning piano again and also looking into some theory about early tunings and Equal Temperament. I have downloaded some lessons from Paul Abrahams jazz piano website and plan to do as much practice as I can to learn … Continue reading
Subs and I went to a meet up on Friday evening at Ceramic Circle in Archway and painted/decorated two plates, a mug and an egg cup. It was a wonderful evening, there were about 20 of us, all painting ceramic … Continue reading
Subs and I went for a walk around Kings Cross, London – so many people sitting on the grass, in the restaurants, playing in the fountains – it’s one of my favourite places in London. It used to was originally … Continue reading
Today I played around with acetate and collage for my simple mug – part of my project on everyday objects. Inspired by a recent radio programme about Rene Magritte who used everyday objects in his surreal paintings.