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Revisions

Not that ive actually managed to post about my finalized mars print, but ive decided i really dont like it. Its not me.

So im going for something a bit different:

Just a first sketch, proof of concept type thing. Not total thrown the baby out with the bath water, just…

MER

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Fallen among thieves

Someone has introduced me to Acrylic Flow painting. Im not sure if i am very very sorry or not. At least I haven’t bought any more art supplies. Read the rest of this entry »

Big Pink Ticke

It’s another finished crochet project: this must mean a return to witting in waiting rooms

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The next book?

I signed up for the Japanese wood block print and book binding course for the second time, and have a vague idea what kind of books we might be making. I was doodling on the train the other day and came up with these.

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Major Tom?

So this half term i’ve been working with some of the plates i’ve made at City Lit almost a decade ago. I’m reworking them for the Planet Box Set Project college is running. Read the rest of this entry »

Picot Maxima v. Floribundas

I made a thing for a friend

I’ve have been doing lots of stuff since I last posted. I’ve been finding it really hard to sit still for long enough to write about them.

Sorry about that

MER

There were Dragons

Well I guess I can post this now that I’ve heard that I’m not in the exhibition.

Printing this monster was a pain in the behind. Hopefully Ive learned by ‘lets not be over ambitious’ lesson this time. Read the rest of this entry »

Signals for Mars

As part of Morley college’s celebration of the centenary of Holst’s Planet Suite the print department is asking students to produce some related images. I first heard vague stuff about this back in the autumn and had a few thoughts – yes my brain went galloping off in all directions. Here are some more… Read the rest of this entry »

‘A journey’

The other day i introduced yet another printing project and here only a few days later are my working drawings (only slightly delayed because the scanner was buried under piles of refiling). Because the accordion book is 90cm long its been difficult to work out how to reproduce the drafts here. Read the rest of this entry »

Four badly painted walls

Things are really hard at the moment, but I was really desperate to do something. Anything. I miss my shed. I haven’t been in it for a month and then two months before that. Don’t forget the shed.

These are reject stock printed canvases that I painted with gesso ages ago. For a while they’ve had a colleges mounted on them and have just been hanging around.

In a fit of deciding to do something about the heap my life is in at the moment I raided the end less cupboard of art for some inks.

Spontaneous art who’d of thunk it!

I’ve left these out side the shed and I might come back to them or might just attack the rest of the prepared canvases.

So it goes

MER